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Acidophil Stem Cell Pituitary Gland Adenoma

Known as: Acidophil Stem Cell Adenoma 
An infrequent pituitary gland adenoma composed of cells showing immunoreactivity for prolactin and less often growth hormone. Electron microscopic… Expand
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2013
2013
Introduction Acromegaly is frequently associated with impaired glucose tolerance and/or diabetes. To evaluate the relationship… Expand
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2000
2000
Gigantism is caused by GH hypersecretion occurring before epiphyseal long bone closure and usually is associated with pituitary… Expand
1999
1999
A 41-year-old male presented with progressive visual defects, acromegaly and hyperthyroidism. After clinical evaluation a giant… Expand
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1996
1996
We present clinical details of a patient with a 20-yr history of amennorhea, a pituitary tumor, elevated PRL levels, and… Expand
1994
1994
The authors report a case of a pituitary carcinoma which was locally invasive and which metastasized to cervical lymph nodes more… Expand
1986
1986
Summary Since its clinical description in the last century, much progress has been made in our understanding of acromegaly. From… Expand
Review
1986
Review
1986
Since its clinical description in the last century, much progress has been made in our understanding of acromegaly. From an… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
In material of 347 surgically removed pituitary adenomas, 15 tumors (4.3%) were diagnosed as acidophil stem cell adenomas. These… Expand
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Among 87 pituitary adenomas, four neoplasms had a superficial resemblance to undifferentiated cell adenomas and some fine… Expand
1977
1977
A new pituitary classification has been developed, based on the histologic, histochemical, immunocytologic and electron… Expand