And they don't perform the physical examinations that might reveal tell-tale stigmatizing gynecomastia or galactorrhea
, according to Dr.
Milk production from the breasts other than during normal breastfeeding, is called galactorrhea
Granulomatous lobular mastitis following drug-induced galactorrhea
and blunt trauma.
, amenorrhea, gynecomastia, and Impotence have been reported with prolactin-elevating compounds.
Data pertaining to age, marital status, occupation, duration, menstrual irregularities, family history, extent of hair loss, thinning of hair, signs of virilization (hirsutism, acne, acanthosis nigricans, galactorrhea
, loss of axillary hair), hair pull test and daily hair count were recorded.
Elevated levels of prolactin can lead to amenor- 1 rhea, impotence, gynecomastia, and galactorrhea
, all of which are potentially distressing to patients (Keltner & Steele, 2015).
Acromegaly or gigantism, Cushing disease, galactorrhea
and signs and symptoms of secondary hyperthyroidism which are observed as a result of excessive secretion of pituitary hormones were not present a the time of the diagnosis.
She had no galactorrhea
and menstrual irregularities.
7,8] This is implicated in menstrual and ovulatory dysfunctions such as amenorrhea, oligomenorrhea, anovulation, inadequate corpus luteal phase, and galactorrhea
Reproductive system (pregnancy, development and infancy) side effects Galactorrhea
and metrorrhagia have been attributed to Venlafaxine at therapeutic doses .
Abnormal elevation of prolactin can induce oligo/amenorrhea and galactorrhea
and it is often seen if the female patients have been using certain types of antipsychotics such as risperidone.
In the case of risperidone, if there are any questions about gynecomastia, galactorrhea
, and/or sexual dysfunction, a prolactin level should be considered.