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Can A Concussion Cause A Pituitary Adenoma
Yes: Some of the pituitary hormones control the menstrual cycle and can be inhibited by prolactin from a pituitary tumor. With treatment, the menstrual cycles usually return with this type of problem. Also, with a large tumor, if part or all of the pituitary is injured, menstrual cycles may not return. Large tumors can cause serious problems and almost always need treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes : Hormonal imbalances can do just that. Talk to your endocrinologist. ...Read more
Very unlikely: It's natural, especially when you are young, to be concerned about the most frightening diseases. The chances that a cough is produced by a brain tumor without any other obvious symptoms is negligible, and you'd do much better to seek the real cause. Your physician's exam and perhaps a chest x-ray is your best start. Remember subtle asthma can present just with cough. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Motor neurons....: Dysarthria is a condition in which you have difficulty controlling or coordinating the muscles you use when you speak, or weakness of those muscles. Dysarthria often is characterized by slurred or slow speech that can be difficult to understand. A brain tumor can impinge on the areas of the brain responsible for coordinating speech. ...Read more
Not typically: The pineal gland is located in the center of the brain near eye nerve pathways and the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) system. Symptoms include double vision, headache, nausea, & vomiting. I suspect seizures could happen but are not common. Pineal tumors are also rare .. only 1% of all primary brain tumors. Other causes of seizures should be investigated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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