Long-Term Natural Course of Pituitary Tumors in Patients With MEN1: Results From the DutchMEN1 Study Group (DMSG).

@article{Laat2015LongTermNC,
  title={Long-Term Natural Course of Pituitary Tumors in Patients With MEN1: Results From the DutchMEN1 Study Group (DMSG).},
  author={Joanne M. de Laat and Olaf Matthijs Dekkers and C. R. C. Pieterman and Wouter P Kluijfhout and A. R. Hermus and Alberto Martin Pereira and Anouk N. A. van der Horst-Schrivers and Madeleine L. Drent and Peter H. Bisschop and Bas Havekes and Wouter W de Herder and G. D. Valk},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2015},
  volume={100 9},
  pages={3288-96}
}
CONTEXT Guidelines advise lifelong radiological followup for asymptomatic pituitary adenomas (PITs) because of the risk for growth and subsequent visual field defects. In the context of multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) an even more comprehensive screening is advised because PITs are presumed to manifest more aggressive behavior. We studied the… CONTINUE READING