Abstract - Recurrent Hypoglycaemia: an Uncommon Presentation in Sheehan Syndrome.
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Hari Krishan Aggarwal, Deepak Jain, Sunil Pawar, Anshul Mittal, Promil Jain
ABSTRACT
Sheehan’s syndrome is a rare but potentially serious postpartum complication. Though most common and early symptoms are lactation failure and amenorrhea, some cases might be relatively asymptomatic which are diagnosed in later years when features of hypothyroidism and adrenal insufficiency predominate. Recurrent hypoglycaemia, due to adrenal insufficiency, though described is a rare complication of Sheehan syndrome. Here we report a case of Sheehan syndrome which presented with recurrent episodes of hypoglycaemia, 
Key words: Sheehan’s syndrome, hypoglycaemia, hypothyroidism, adrenal insufficiency
 
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ÖZET
Sheehan sendromu nadir fakat ciddi bir postpartum komplikasyondur. En sık ve erken belirtileri arasında laktasyon yetmezliği ve amenoredir. Bazı durumlarda Sheehan sendromu hipotiroidizm ve adrenal yetmezliği özellikleri baskın olduğunda daha sonraki yıllarda tanı konulan asemptomatik olabilir. Adrenal yetersizlik nedeni ile tekrarlayan hipoglisemi Sheehan sendromunun nadir görülen bir komplikasyonudur. Burada, tekrarlayan hipoglisemi atakları ile sunulan bir Sheehan sendromu olgusu bildirildi.
Anahtar kelimeler: Sheehan sendromu, hipoglisemi, hipotroidizm, adrenal yetersizlik

 

Volume 13, Number 2 (2016)

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