[Pregnancy after spontaneous necrosis of a pituitary macroadenoma].

@article{Dobrovsky2003PregnancyAS,
  title={[Pregnancy after spontaneous necrosis of a pituitary macroadenoma].},
  author={Viviana Dobrovsky and Alejandro J. Garcia and Rosa Artese and Oscar Domingo Bruno},
  journal={Medicina},
  year={2003},
  volume={63 4},
  pages={307-10}
}
Although infrequent, recovery of pituitary function after necrosis of a pituitary adenoma is not an exceptional event. We report the case of a 32-year-old woman with previous surgery for an adrenal mass and signs of hypercortisolism which failed to revert postoperatively. She then developed pituitary apoplexy followed by hypopituitarism, as confirmed by… CONTINUE READING