Minerva Endocrinol 2018 Feb 19. Epub 2018 Feb 19.
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany.
Pregnancy-related hypophysitis (PR-Hy) that typically occurs during late pregnancy and the early postpartum period is considered an autoimmune disorder. Knowledge and awareness of characteristic clinical symptoms and specific endocrine and neuroradiological features mostly enables a correct diagnosis and guarantees best possible management. In the presence of mild clinical symptoms, a "wait and watch" policy is recommended. Read More