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Term:Pituitary Stalk Interruption Syndrome
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Accession:DOID:9004030 term browser browse the term
Definition:Pituitary stalk interruption syndrome (PSIS) is a congenital abnormality of the pituitary that is responsible for pituitary deficiency and is usually characterized by the triad of a very thin or interrupted pituitary stalk, an ectopic (or absent) posterior pituitary (EPP) and hypoplasia or aplasia of the anterior pituitary visible on MRI. (MedGen)
Synonyms:exact_synonym: PSIS
 narrow_synonym: EPP;   Ectopic neurohypophysis
 primary_id: RDO:9001139
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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Gpr161 G protein-coupled receptor 161 JBrowse link 13 83,530,389 83,576,117 RGD:8554872

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  disease 15603
    syndrome 5215
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  disease 15603
    disease of anatomical entity 14934
      nervous system disease 10239
        central nervous system disease 8117
          brain disease 7586
            thalamic disease 196
              hypothalamic disease 196
                pituitary gland disease 154
                  Pituitary Stalk Interruption Syndrome 1
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