Spontaneous and induced pregnancies in hyperprolactinemic women.

  title={Spontaneous and induced pregnancies in hyperprolactinemic women.},
  author={Pier Giorgio Crosignani and C{\'a}ssio Ferrari and Cleante Scarduelli and M C Picciotti and Roberto Caldara and A F Malinverni},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={58 6},
Sixty-nine pregnancies were observed in 57 hyperprolactinemic women (5 with pituitary macroadenoma, 20 with microadenoma, and 32 with normal tomography of the sella turcica). Ten of these pregnancies took place spontaneously in women with mild to moderate hyperprolactinemia (up to 70 ng/ml); 2 were induced by exogenous gonadotropins, 2 by clomiphene, 42 by bromocriptine, and 9 by metergoline; and 4 occurred after pituitary selective adenomectomy. The observed complications included spontaneous… CONTINUE READING