pituitary basophil adenoma n.
A tumor of the basophilic cells of the anterior pituitary gland, associated with Cushing’s syndrome.
- Pituitary basophilism
pituitary basophilism n. See Cushing’s syndrome.
noun 1. (formerly) the pituitary gland.
- Pituitary cachexia
pituitary cachexia n. See Simmonds disease.
- Pituitary dwarfism
pituitary dwarfism n. A rare form of dwarfism caused by the absence of a functional anterior pituitary gland. Also called Lorain-Lévi syndrome.