Transsphenoidal hypophysectomy for treatment of pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism in 7 cats.

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OBJECTIVE Evaluation of microsurgical transsphenoidal hypophysectomy for the treatment of pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism (PDH) in cats. STUDY DESIGN Prospective clinical study. ANIMALS OR SAMPLE POPULATION Seven cats with PDH. METHODS Urinary cortisol/creatinine ratios, pituitary-adrenocortical function tests, and computed tomography (CT… (More)

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@article{Meij2001TranssphenoidalHF, title={Transsphenoidal hypophysectomy for treatment of pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism in 7 cats.}, author={B. P. Meij and George Voorhout and Ted S. G. A. M. van den Ingh and Ad Rijnberk}, journal={Veterinary surgery : VS}, year={2001}, volume={30 1}, pages={72-86} }