Treatment of Cushing's disease in juveniles with interstitial pituitary irradiation.

@article{Cassar1979TreatmentOC,
  title={Treatment of Cushing's disease in juveniles with interstitial pituitary irradiation.},
  author={Josephine Cassar and F. H. Doyle and Keith Mashiter and G. F. Joplin},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  year={1979},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={313-21}
}
Nine juvenile patients (five boys and four girls aged 10--18 with Cushing's disease were treated with pituitary implantation of 198Au and/or 90Y. No patient had any surgical complication from the procedure. At the latest assessment, 3 months to 17 years after operation, Cushing's disease was in remission in all the patients; the response time following… CONTINUE READING