Sertoli cell-only syndrome
Sertoli cell-only syndrome Classification & external resources
Sertoli cell-only syndrome (a.k.a. Del Castillo syndrome) is a disorder characterized by male sterility without sexual abnormality. It is the result of absent seminiferous tubules in the testes of germinal epithelium, while Sertoli cells are present.
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Endocrine pathology: endocrine diseases ( E00-35, 240-259) Thyroid Hypothyroidism ( Iodine deficiency, Cretinism, Congenital hypothyroidism, Goitre, Myxedema) - Hyperthyroidism ( Graves disease, Toxic multinodular goitre, Teratoma with thyroid tissue or Struma ovarii) - Thyroiditis ( De Quervain's thyroiditis, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, Riedel's thyroiditis) - Euthyroid sick syndrome Pancreas Diabetes mellitus ( type 1, type 2, coma, angiopathy, ketoacidosis, nephropathy, neuropathy, retinopathy) - Hypoglycemia - Hyperinsulinism - Zollinger-Ellison syndrome Parathyroid Hypoparathyroidism ( Pseudohypoparathyroidism) - Hyperparathyroidism ( Primary, Secondary, Tertiary) Pituitary Hyperpituitarism (Acromegaly, Hyperprolactinaemia, SIADH) - Hypopituitarism ( Simmonds' disease/ Sheehan's syndrome, Kallmann syndrome, Growth hormone deficiency, Diabetes insipidus) - Adiposogenital dystrophy - Empty sella syndrome Adrenal Cushing's syndrome ( Nelson's syndrome, Pseudo-Cushing's syndrome) - CAH ( due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency) - Hyperaldosteronism ( Conn syndrome, Bartter syndrome) - Adrenal insufficiency ( Addison's disease) - Hypoaldosteronism Gonads ovarian dysfunction ( Polycystic ovary syndrome, Premature ovarian failure) - testicular dysfunction (5-alpha-reductase deficiency) - general ( Hypogonadism, Delayed puberty, Precocious puberty) Other Autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome - Carcinoid syndrome - Short stature (Laron syndrome, Psychogenic dwarfism) - Gigantism - Androgen insensitivity syndrome - Progeria - Multiple endocrine neoplasia ( 1, 2)