The presence of a pituitary tumor on magnetic resonance imaging confirmed the diagnostic hypothesis.
Results show increased hospital charges, costs and length of stay for patients treated by lower-volume surgeons.
Copeptin represents a novel, early marker for postoperative diabetes insipidus after pituitary surgery.
The FDA has approved pasireotide (Signifor long-acting release) for treatment of acromegaly.
Researchers have discovered a single gene in a region of the X chromosome that may cause excessive growth in children.
The Endocrine Society has issued a clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of acromegaly.
Proton irradiation is an effective treatment for functional pituitary adenomas, and hypopituitarism remains the primary adverse effect.
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