Pituicytoma Associated with Serum Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Elevation

Abstract

Background: Pituicytoma is a rare benign tumor of the neurohypophysis or hypophyseal stalk. Endocrinological abnormalities derived from this tumor are even rarer. Although three cases of pituicytoma with elevated plasma adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) have been reported previously, the etiological mechanisms remain unknown. Case Description: We present a… (More)

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@inproceedings{Fukui2016PituicytomaAW, title={Pituicytoma Associated with Serum Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Elevation}, author={Issei Fukui and Yasuhiko Hayashi and Iku Nambu and Mitsutoshi Nakada}, year={2016} }