panhypopituitarism

noun
pan·​hy·​po·​pi·​tu·​ita·​rism | \ (ˈ)pan-ˌhī-pō-pə-ˈt(y)ü-ət-ə-ˌriz-əm, -ˈt(y)ü-ə-ˌtriz-əm How to pronounce panhypopituitarism (audio) \

Medical Definition of panhypopituitarism

: generalized secretory deficiency of the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland also : a disorder (as Simmonds' disease) characterized by such deficiency

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