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Sheehan's Syndrome unmasked by Dengue Fever: A case report and review of literature


 Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS), Rae Bareli Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226014, India

Correspondence Address:
Mohan Gurjar,
Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS), Lucknow
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0972-9062.364757

Sheehan's syndrome is a pituitary disease resulting from severe postpartum hemorrhage and can present with varying degrees of pituitary insufficiency. Although its incidence is decreasing in developed countries, it continues to be one of the most common causes of hypopituitarism in underdeveloped and developing countries. Here, we report a case of Sheehan's syndrome which was diagnosed following an episode of severe dengue infection, in a 38- year- old female.


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