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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.
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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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