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5-HIAA

Lab Tests Online UK

To help diagnose and monitor treatment for a serotonin-secreting carcinoid tumour

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Acromegaly

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Acromegaly is a condition in which the body produces too much growth hormone, leading to excess growth of body tissues over time. Acromegaly affects about 6 in every 100,000 adults. The problem is extremely rare in childhood.

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Addison's Disease

Patient UK

Addison's disease is a condition in which your adrenal glands are not working as well as they should. In Addison's disease the adrenal glands do not produce as much of the steroid hormones (such as cortisol) as they normally do. These hormones are vi...

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Addison's Disease

Patient UK

Addison's disease is a condition in which your adrenal glands are not working as well as they should. In Addison's disease the adrenal glands do not produce as much of the steroid hormones (such as cortisol) as they normally do. These hormones are vi...

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Addison's disease

the NHS website

Addison’s disease (also known as primary adrenal insufficiency or hypoadrenalism) is a rare disorder of the adrenal glands. It affects the production of two hormones - cortisol and aldosterone - which help to regulate blood pressure.

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ADH

Lab Tests Online UK

To help detect, diagnose, and determine the cause of antidiuretic hormone (ADH) deficiency or excess. However, this test is not widely used; diagnoses of conditions of ADH excess/ deficiency are usually based on clinical history and other laboratory ...

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Atrophic Vaginitis (Vaginal Dryness)

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Some women may notice changes in their vagina and genital area after the menopause. These changes may include dryness and discomfort during sex. There may also be bladder symptoms. These can all usually be improved with treatment. Treatment options i...

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Atrophic Vaginitis (Vaginal Dryness)

Patient UK

Some women may notice changes in their vagina and genital area after the menopause. These changes may include dryness and discomfort during sex. There may also be bladder symptoms. These can all usually be improved with treatment. Treatment options i...

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Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)

the NHS website

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is a treatment used to replace the female hormones that a woman’s body is no longer producing because of the menopause.

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Neuroendocrine tumours and carcinoid syndrome

the NHS website

Neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) are rare tumours of the neuroendocrine system, the system in the body that produces hormones. They can be cancerous or non-cancerous. The tumour usually grows in the bowels or appendix, but it can also be found in the...

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Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)

Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

This patient information leaflet provides advice on polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and what it means for your long-term health.

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