Cushings syndrome, one of the famous and rare cases of the pituitary adenoma, is the hormonal disorder in the body, which is caused due to high levels of the hormone ‘cortisol’ being secreted from the pituitary gland. Often called as the “hypercortisolism” and affecting about 10 to 15 people in… Continue Reading Cushings syndrome – symptoms & causes

Prolactinoma, are the most commonly available pituitary tumors. They are involved in secretion of prolactin hormone and they are available in varying sizes. Prolactinoma stats that the tumors may arise from neoplasms that are found on the anterior pituitary lactotrophs and this leads to excessive production of the this hormone.… Continue Reading Prolactinoma – Causes & Symptoms

Diabetes is a chronic condition in which the body produces too little insulin or is not able to use the available insulin efficiently. Insulin is a hormone which is important to use the digested food in the body for growth and energy. According to a poll around 20.8 millions of… Continue Reading Diabetes – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Allergic rhinitis is one such condition created by the harmful effect of altered immunity. The word allergy means as altered reactivity of the body immune system to certain environment substances, namely-allergens. However the same protective mechanisms may at times become harmful when the body tries eliminate allergens from the system.… Continue Reading What is Allergic Rhinitis & How is it caused?

Cervical cancer is the second most common malignancy in women worldwide, and it remains a leading cause of death for women in developing countries. Cervical tumors usually affects women of middle age or older, but it may be diagnosed in any reproductive-aged woman. Cervical tumors are classified as either pre-invasive… Continue Reading Cervical Cancer: The Second Deadly Cancer in Women