Certified Medical Magazine by WMA, ACSA, HON
Causes of hyperprolactinemia
9
Menu

Causes of hyperprolactinemia

Hyperprolactinemia can cause sterility in women. It is defined as an increase of the blood prolactin rate.

Such increase may be caused by an external agent, like tranquilizers or antidepressants, or by the use of oral contraceptives (estrogens).

Another reason may be presenting hypogonadism or hyperandrogenism or a benign tumor like an hypophyseal adenoma.

Read the full article on: ( 73).
By BSc, MSc (embryologist) and BA, MA (fertility counselor).
Last Update: 10/29/2018
Comments
We use own cookies and third party cookies to offer you personalized ads and gather statistical data. If you continue the navigation we understand that you accept our cookies policy.