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What exactly is a pituitary adenoma?
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Dr. Sri Gururangan
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: A type of tumor
Pituitary adenoma is a benign tumor that arises from the glandular tissue.
It can oversecrete hormones normally made in the gland like growth hormone, prolactin etc., .

In brief: A type of tumor
Pituitary adenoma is a benign tumor that arises from the glandular tissue.
It can oversecrete hormones normally made in the gland like growth hormone, prolactin etc., .
Dr. Sri Gururangan
Dr. Sri Gururangan
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Dr. William A Biermann
Internal Medicine - Oncology
In brief: A tumor
This is located in the pituitary gland.
Most of these are benign in nature. They can be associated with hormone over function, under function. Or have no impact on function. Size, appearance and hormone activity help to determine significance and treatment options.

In brief: A tumor
This is located in the pituitary gland.
Most of these are benign in nature. They can be associated with hormone over function, under function. Or have no impact on function. Size, appearance and hormone activity help to determine significance and treatment options.
Dr. William A Biermann
Dr. William A Biermann
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