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Should a mass on pituitary gland be surgically removed?

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Dr. Alan Feldman
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Depends

Small nodules on the pituitary gland can be seen in up to 3% of people who have a CAT scan or MRI of the brain.
If they are small (

In brief: Depends

Small nodules on the pituitary gland can be seen in up to 3% of people who have a CAT scan or MRI of the brain.
If they are small (
Dr. Alan Feldman
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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Pituitary

Surgery would depend on the size of the gland and any hormones affected by a pituitary mass.
I hope your primary doctor has referred you to an Endocrinologist who discussed all findings and options. If you have not yet seen an Endocrinologist please have your doctor to refer you.

In brief: Pituitary

Surgery would depend on the size of the gland and any hormones affected by a pituitary mass.
I hope your primary doctor has referred you to an Endocrinologist who discussed all findings and options. If you have not yet seen an Endocrinologist please have your doctor to refer you.
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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