Reactive pituitary abnormalities in patients with Klinefelter's and Turner's syndromes.

@article{Samaan1979ReactivePA,
  title={Reactive pituitary abnormalities in patients with Klinefelter's and Turner's syndromes.},
  author={Naguib A. Samaan and A. V. Stepanas and John I. Danziger and Jose Trujillo},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={1979},
  volume={139 2},
  pages={
          198-201
        }
}
Ten unselected patients with gonadal dysgenesis, three with Klinefelter's and seven with Turner's syndromes, were studied. Two of the patients with Klinefelter's and two with Turner's syndromes had enlarged pituitary fossae. The other six patients had normal sized sella, but showed localized change in the sellar contour on polytomography, suggesting hyperplasia or microadenoma formation of the pituitary gland. All ten patients had abnormally high serum follicle-stimulating hormone levels both… CONTINUE READING

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