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Nelson syndrome

(nĕlsən)
n.
  1. A syndrome characterized by hyperpigmentation of the skin and enlargement of the sella turcica and caused by the development of a pituitary tumor following adrenalectomy for Cushing's syndrome.postadrenalectomy syndrome
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