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Why does pituitary adenoma cause headaches? by Dr. Alexander Mauskop Medical Doctor Pituitary adenoma is a benign tumor of an endocrine gland that is situated underneath the brain. Pituitary gland is connected to the brain and it produces several hormones. The most common...
by your endocrinologist.  Your pituitary controls a number of other hormone producing organs... (although they do occur in men, too).      If your post-operative pituitary can't send enough signal to your thyroid...
Netter Pituitary Hormone Illustration by Dr. Brian M. Medical DoctorHealth Maven If you're delivering a lecture on the pituitary gland, you might find this illustration useful to include in your PowerPoint presentation
What's an 'atypical pituitary adenoma'? by Dr. Brian M. Medical DoctorHealth Maven We recently had a case at our institution of an atypical pituitary adenoma, confirmed by BerndScheithauer at the Mayo Clinic. What is implied by the designation of a pituitary adenoma as being “atypical...
Best Post of December '08: What's an 'atypical pituitary adenoma'? by Dr. Brian M. Medical DoctorHealth Maven at our institution of an atypical pituitary adenoma, confirmed by BerndScheithauer at the Mayo Clinic. What is implied by the designation of a pituitary adenoma as being “atypical”? Burger, Scheithauer, and Vogel...
Pituitary gland tumours by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert This information is about tumours of the pituitary gland. Although pituitary tumours.... Much of our general information about brain tumours will not be appropriate for people with pituitary tumours...
Fibromyalgia and Pituitary Damage by Jennifer Nordin Patient ExpertHealth Maven Dan Purser, MD talks about the connection between pituitary damage and fibromyalgia... is almost always caused by pituitary damage. The location in the bony vault (called the sella turcica) makes the pituitary...
Size Matters Unfortunately for This Woman – Gigantism Rare Disease Where She Keeps Growing With Tumor Pushing on Pituitary by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven to be removed that is putting pressure on here pituitary gland, which causes over doses of growth hormones... that is pushing on her pituitary gland, causing it to produce an excess of growth hormone. ...
Dr. Thomasina Bailey reviews pituitary session at recent USCAP meeting by Dr. Brian M. Medical DoctorHealth Maven lesions focusing in on pituitary adenomas.  She discussed the things that are clinically significant in the work-up of pituitary adenomas along with the controversies over atypical adenomas and carcinomas...
Approaches to Treating Pituitary Tumors by InternalMed .. growth of the pituitary gland. ANNOUNCER: The elevated levels of growth hormone in acromegaly lead... itself. LAURENCE KATZNELSON, MD: The pituitary gland sits in a bony cavity at the base of the skull called...

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