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Does prolactinoma condition inhibit oxytocin production?

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Dr. Jefferson Chen
Neurosurgery

In brief: Usually does not

Prolactinoma from a pituitary tumor affects the anterior pituitary.
The posterior pituitary is usually not affected-this is where the cells for oxytocin reside. The excess prolactin secretion does not usually impact the oxytocin production.

In brief: Usually does not

Prolactinoma from a pituitary tumor affects the anterior pituitary.
The posterior pituitary is usually not affected-this is where the cells for oxytocin reside. The excess prolactin secretion does not usually impact the oxytocin production.
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