Sheehan's syndrome


Shee·​han's syndrome ˈshē-ənz- How to pronounce Sheehan's syndrome (audio)
variants also Sheehan syndrome
: necrosis of the pituitary gland with associated hypopituitarism resulting from postpartum hemorrhage

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“Sheehan's syndrome.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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