A 34-year-old member asked:
What damage can a pituitary tumor cause?
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Specializes in Endocrinology
Many: It can do nothing and just sit there for the rest of your life, or it can overproduce or shut down pituitary hormone secretion/production. If it's big enough, it can cause visual problems (loss of peripheral vision).
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Pathology 23 years experience
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San Jose, CA
A 19-year-old female asked:
Can pituitary tumor cause coordination to be off?
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Internal Medicine 61 years experience
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Can you tell me about headaches caused by a pituitary tumor?
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Neurosurgery 39 years experience
Pituitary tumor: Headaches are a common symptom in pituitary tumor, thought to be due to the pressure of the tumor on the surrounding tissues.
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Last updated Jul 20, 2012
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