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Pituitary Gland

Where Is The Pituitary Gland Located?

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  Where Is The Pituitary Gland Located? Where is the pituitary gland located?   The pituitary gland is located in the middle of the skull and is encased in a saddle-shaped box called the Sella Turcica.   Although the pituitary gland is located at the base of the brain and the pituitary gland is often…

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Pituitary Gland Disorders

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Pituitary Gland Disorders  When excessive or insufficient hormones are produced by the pituitary gland more than a dozen different disorders of the endocrine system can result. The following is a list of pituitary gland disorders:   Diseases Caused by Pituitary Gland Disorders Caused By Hormones Affected  Acromegaly overproduction growth hormone Cushing’s disease overproduction adrenocorticotropic hormone Growth hormone…

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Pituitary Gland Function

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   Pituitary Gland Function The pituitary gland function is extremely important to your body because it handles and directions numerous functions that are required to live each day. In fact, the pituitary gland is so significant that it is also known as the “Master Gland”. The pea-sized, Master Gland gland directs other organs to do…

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