Misdiagnosis of Panhypopituitarism
Diseases for which Panhypopituitarism may be an alternative diagnosis
The other diseases for which Panhypopituitarism
is listed as a possible alternative
diagnosis in their lists include:
Common Misdiagnoses and Panhypopituitarism
Pituitary conditions often undiagnosed cause of symptoms: There are a variety of symptoms
that can be caused by a pituitary disorder (see symptoms of pituitary disorders).
For example, fatigue, headache, weight gain, diabetes-like symptoms, and various other symptoms.
Pituitary tumors and other similar conditions are not as rare as physicians tend to believe.
See introduction to pituitary conditions.
General Misdiagnosis Articles
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Panhypopituitarism
or confirming a diagnosis of Panhypopituitarism,
it is useful to consider what other
medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative
conditions relevant to diagnosis.
These alternate diagnoses of Panhypopituitarism may already have
been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible
alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Panhypopituitarism.
For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases,
see Overview of Misdiagnosis.