Hypothalamic Diseases

Neoplastic, inflammatory, infectious, and other diseases of the hypothalamus. Clinical manifestations include appetite disorders; AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; SLEEP DISORDERS; behavioral symptoms related to dysfunction of the LIMBIC SYSTEM; and neuroendocrine disorders.
Also Known As:
Hypothalamic Dysfunction Syndromes; Hypothalamic Dysinhibition Syndrome; Hypothalamic Overactivity Syndrome; Hypothalamic Pseudopuberty; Hypothalamic-Adenohypophyseal Disorders; Diencephalic Syndrome, Pituitary; Diencephalic Syndromes, Pituitary; Disease, Hypothalamic; Diseases, Hypothalamic; Disorder, Hypothalamic-Adenohypophyseal; Disorder, Hypothalamic-Neurohypophyseal; Disorders, Hypothalamic-Adenohypophyseal; Disorders, Hypothalamic-Neurohypophyseal; Dysfunction Syndrome, Hypothalamic; Dysfunction Syndromes, Hypothalamic; Dysinhibition Syndrome, Hypothalamic; Dysinhibition Syndromes, Hypothalamic; Froehlich Syndrome; Froehlichs Syndrome; Hypothalamic Adenohypophyseal Disorders; Hypothalamic Disease; Hypothalamic Dysfunction Syndrome; Hypothalamic Dysinhibition Syndromes; Hypothalamic Neurohypophyseal Disorders; Hypothalamic Overactivity Syndromes; Hypothalamic Pseudopuberties; Hypothalamic-Adenohypophyseal Disorder; Hypothalamic-Neurohypophyseal Disorder; Overactivity Syndrome, Hypothalamic; Overactivity Syndromes, Hypothalamic; Pituitary Diencephalic Syndromes; Pseudopuberties, Hypothalamic; Pseudopuberty, Hypothalamic; Syndrome, Froehlich's; Syndrome, Hypothalamic Dysfunction; Syndrome, Hypothalamic Dysinhibition; Syndrome, Hypothalamic Overactivity; Syndromes, Hypothalamic Dysfunction; Syndromes, Hypothalamic Dysinhibition; Syndromes, Hypothalamic Overactivity; Syndromes, Pituitary Diencephalic; Froehlich's Syndrome; Hypothalamic-Neurohypophyseal Disorders; Pituitary Diencephalic Syndrome
Networked: 26 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 0 trials/studies)

Relationship Network

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Obesity
2. Hypogonadism (Hypergonadotropic Hypogonadism)
3. Pituitary Neoplasms (Pituitary Adenoma)
4. Pituitary Diseases (Disease, Anterior Pituitary)
5. Hypopituitarism (Sheehan's Syndrome)


1. Schöfl, Christof: 1 article (05/2013)
2. Buchfelder, Michael: 1 article (05/2013)
3. Zoicas, Flavius: 1 article (05/2013)
4. Mayr, Bernhard: 1 article (05/2013)
5. Droste, Michael: 1 article (05/2013)
6. Razak, Rohaya A: 1 article (01/2013)
7. Ratnasingam, Jeyakantha: 1 article (01/2013)
8. Alias, Azmi: 1 article (01/2013)
9. Paramasivam, Sharmila S: 1 article (01/2013)
10. Venugopal, Yogeswari: 1 article (01/2013)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Hypothalamic Diseases:
1. Thyrotropin (Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone)FDA Link
2. Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 (GLP 1)IBA
3. HormonesIBA
4. ProlactinIBA
5. GonadotropinsIBA
6. Dopamine (Intropin)FDA LinkGeneric
7. Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)FDA Link
8. Dopamine Agents (Dopaminergic Agents)IBA
9. Thyrotropin-Releasing Hormone (Protirelin)FDA Link
10. Testosterone (Sustanon)FDA Link

Therapies and Procedures

1. Laparotomy