ACTH-Secreting Pituitary Adenoma

Known as: ACTH-producing pituitary adenoma, Adrenocorticotropin Secreting Adenoma of the Pituitary Gland, Adrenocorticotropin Secreting Pituitary Adenoma 
An adenoma of the pituitary gland that produces corticotropin. The vast majority of cases are associated with Cushing disease. Clinical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Pituitary adenomas (PAs) are associated with increased morbidity and mortality. The optimal delivery of services and… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Colonoscopy is widely used for the diagnosis and treatment of colonic disorders. Properly performed, colonoscopy is generally… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
CONTEXT There is no tumor-directed medical therapy available for Cushing's disease. OBJECTIVE The objective was to determine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE Currently, there is no effective medical treatment for patients with pituitary-dependent Cushing's disease. A novel… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Pituitary adenomas comprise 10% of intracranial tumors and occur in about 20% of the population. They cause significant morbidity… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Much recent study of plant trichomes has focused on various aspects of glandular secreting trichomes (GSTs… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Some epidemiological studies have suggested that high dietary intake of calcium and fibre reduces colorectal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We recently cloned a novel pituitary tumor transforming gene (PTTG). Here we report PTTG expression in human pituitary adenomas… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Dr. Dimitris A. Papanicolaou (Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Although most pituitary tumors are well differentiated, histologically benign neoplasms, their clinical behavior is known to vary… (More)
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