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How is a prolactinoma diagnosed?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Lab test and imaging

A lab test will tell you if you have high prolactin and an imaging study (MRI) will tell you the size and what the tumor looks like.

In brief: Lab test and imaging

A lab test will tell you if you have high prolactin and an imaging study (MRI) will tell you the size and what the tumor looks like.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Dr. Soren Singel
Neurosurgery

In brief: Clinical and lab

History of nipple discharge or amenorrhea, blood test for prolactin level, MRI of the brain to look for pituitary mass.

In brief: Clinical and lab

History of nipple discharge or amenorrhea, blood test for prolactin level, MRI of the brain to look for pituitary mass.
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Dr. Soren Singel
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