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Can a pituitary macro adenoma become micro adenoma?
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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: Yes
Macro, large tumors, can 'shrink', with some medications, and, of course, by surgery.

In brief: Yes
Macro, large tumors, can 'shrink', with some medications, and, of course, by surgery.
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
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Dr. Helmy Guirgis
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
In brief: It depends
It is in the eyes of the beholder..
... Eyes of the reader of the pet or MRI of the brain ...Changing the machine... Treatment... Certain endogenous hormone levels and changes need to be considered. If the lesion is borderline to start with... Readings could change... Consult with the doctor and the radiologist... Compare side by side the pictures and correlate clinically.

In brief: It depends
It is in the eyes of the beholder..
... Eyes of the reader of the pet or MRI of the brain ...Changing the machine... Treatment... Certain endogenous hormone levels and changes need to be considered. If the lesion is borderline to start with... Readings could change... Consult with the doctor and the radiologist... Compare side by side the pictures and correlate clinically.
Dr. Helmy Guirgis
Dr. Helmy Guirgis
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