Can a pituitary tumor affect speech?

Should not affect. Pituitary tumors, unless massive in size (affecting other areas of the brain), should not affect speech.
PITUITARY TUMOR. Headache vision loss, particularly loss of peripheral vision nausea and vomiting symptoms of pituitary hormone deficiency fatigue weakness cold intolerance constipation low blood pressure body hair loss sexual dysfunction unintended weight loss or gain there can be an effect on speech sometimes even indirectly due to hormone involvement.

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How do pituitary tumors affect speech?

Should not affect. Pituitary tumors, unless massive in size (affecting other areas of the brain), should not affect speech. Read more...
Generally never do. The centers for speech in the brain are not near the pituitary gland. Therefore, this problem is not seen commonly and is not described in the scientific literature. If the tumor is secreting growth hormone, there may be crowding of the contents of your mouth causing a change in speech. Also if the tumor grows laterally and extensively it may effect some of the muscles of the face affecting speech. Read more...

Losing weight, speech/balance prob, body pins/need. Could this only be a pituitary tumor or something else? 129lb 51 M TSH 9.2 FSH 26.1 Prolactin 410

Hyperprolactinemia. your prolactin ,TSH and FSH are elevated..High prolactin causes low FSH ..I would recommend to retest harmones..If prolactin remains elevated, you need to get an MRIof the pituitary .. Read more...