IRRADIATION OF THE PITUITARY GLAND IN HYPERTENSIVE VASCULAR DISEASE

@article{Best1950IRRADIATIONOT,
  title={IRRADIATION OF THE PITUITARY GLAND IN HYPERTENSIVE VASCULAR DISEASE},
  author={M. M. Best and W. S. Coe and J. Moore and E. Reed and H. L. Clay},
  journal={The American Journal of the Medical Sciences},
  year={1950},
  volume={219},
  pages={276-280}
}
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Long‐term effects of external radiation on the pituitary and thyroid glands
TLDR
Clinical damage to the pituitary and thyroid glands is usually manifested months to years after treatment and is preceded by a long subclinkal phase, so a careful exclusion of these glands from radiation treatment fields is recommended whenever possible. Expand
Irradiation damage to the chiasm.