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hypopituitarism

Pronunciation: hi'po-pi-tu'i-ta-rizm

Definition: A condition due to diminished activity of the anterior lobe of the hypophysis, with inadequate secretion, to varying degrees, of one or more anterior pituitary hormones.

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