A 27-year-old male asked:
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is there such thing as calcification of the pineal gland?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Calcification pineal: Yes. Mostly with no consequences. You can Google it.
Answered on Feb 3, 2016
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Dr. Ilene Ruhoy
20 years experience Neurology
Yes: Germ cell tumors of the pineal gland can be seen as calcification as well as pineal parenchymal tumors. There can also at time be idiopathic calcifications seen.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
47 years experience Rheumatology
probably not: Hfi is a normal finding, as apparently is pineal calcification.
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Dr. Jeffrey Miller
50 years experience Rheumatology
Not the problem: pineal clcification is not painful , findanother cause
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Dr. Andrew Reeves
29 years experience Neurology
Normal: The pineal gland normally calcifies as we get older. Don't worry about trying to change it.

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