Growth Hormone-Secreting Pituitary Adenoma

Known as: GH-Secreting Pituitary Adenoma, Pituitary Adenoma, GH Secreting, Growth Hormone Producing Pituitary Adenoma 
An adenoma of the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland that produces growth hormone. The vast majority of cases are hormonally functioning and are… (More)

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2018
2018
We report a case of a 66-year-old woman with a malignant transformation of a growth hormone (GH)-producing pituitary adenoma that… (More)
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2017
2017
OBJECTIVE To investigate outcomes and identified risk factors affecting cure and intraoperative cerebrospinal fluid leak after… (More)
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2015
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2015
INTRODUCTION We have presented a rare case of growth hormone (GH) producing pituitary adenoma with lymphocytic infiltration and… (More)
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVE To determine the efficacy of endoscopic surgery in combination with long-acting somatostatin analogues (SSAs) in… (More)
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2013
2013
The pathogenic mechanisms underlying pituitary somatotroph adenoma formation, progression are poorly understood. To identify… (More)
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2013
2013
Somatostatin analogs (SA) have been established as the first line medical treatment for acromegaly, but following long-term… (More)
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2012
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2012
Radiotherapy (RT) is often employed in patients with acromegaly refractory to medical and/or surgical interventions in order to… (More)
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2004
2004
A case of symptomatic Rathke’s cleft cyst and growth hormone (GH) secreting pituitary adenoma is described. A patient presented… (More)
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2000
2000
Octreotide, a somatostatin analog used to treat acromegalic patients harboring a pituitary tumor, acts via somatostatin subtype 2… (More)
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1999
1999
GH-producing adenomas clinically are endocrine-active tumors accompanied with acromegaly in most instances. However, GH-producing… (More)
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