Demographic characteristics, presentations and treatment outcome of patients with prolactinoma.

@article{Malik2014DemographicCP,
  title={Demographic characteristics, presentations and treatment outcome of patients with prolactinoma.},
  author={Sarwar Malik and Syed Zubair Hussain and Rabia Basit and Najia Idress and Aysha Habib and Muhammad Zamant and Najmul Islam},
  journal={Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC},
  year={2014},
  volume={26 3},
  pages={269-74}
}
BACKGROUND Prolactinomas are the most common type of functional pituitary tumours. The objective of this study was to determine demographic profile of patients with prolactinomas, and to compare the outcomes in patients treated with Cabergoline versus those receiving Bromocriptine treatment. METHODS This descriptive study was conducted at Endocrinology Section, Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan. We reviewed the medical record of 68 patients with… CONTINUE READING