TABLE 1

Results of Biochemical Tests on Patients with Hypopituitarism

TestPatient 1Patient 2Patient 3Patient 4Patient 5Patient 6Reference value
Thyroid-stimulating hormone0.610.170.360.330.310.250.34–5.6 mIU/L
Free thyroxine index1.774.441.142.860.971.6812.0–22.0 pmol/L
Free triiodothyronine index3.633.251.723.052.551.923.95–6.80 pmol/L
Follicle-stimulating hormone2.931.111.631.763.235.3116.7–113.5 IU/L
Luteinizing hormone1.220.420.360.922.504.6310.8–58.6 IU/L
Prolactin5.4135.592.824.919.34117.0015.18–121.36 pmol/L
Adrenocorticotropic hormone6.77.91.367.74.255.132.64–8.16 pmol/L
Growth hormone<4.659.37.444.658.370.93–51.16 pmol/L