Nelson Syndrome

Known as: Nelson Syndrome [Disease/Finding], nelson's syndrome, nelsons syndrome 
A syndrome characterized by HYPERPIGMENTATION, enlarging pituitary mass, visual defects secondary to compression of the OPTIC CHIASM, and elevated… (More)
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2009
2009
A 64-year-old woman was previously treated for Cushing's disease with trans-sphenoidal surgery, external beam radiotherapy and… (More)
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2007
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2007
CONTEXT Adrenalectomy is a radical treatment for hypercortisolism in Cushing's disease. However, it may lead to Nelson's syndrome… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Presentation and outcome of Nelson's syndrome after bilateral adrenalectomy is variable. METHODS Clinical records of… (More)
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2005
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2005
2005;330;576-580 BMJ Shennan, Angela Tuffnell, Sara Twaddle and Jason Waugh Murphy, Catherine Nelson-Piercy, Vicky Osgood… (More)
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2002
2002
Total bilateral adrenalectomy remains the definitive procedure for cure in Cushing's disease. It is complicated by the… (More)
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1998
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1998
A number of recent papers have developed dynamic macroeconomic models that incorporate rational expectations and optimizing… (More)
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1998
1998
A 50-year-old female patient with Cushing's disease had undergone transsphenoidal removal of the pituitary adenoma and… (More)
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1983
1983
Fifty patients bilaterally adrenalectomized for Cushing's disease were followed for 1 to 22 (mean, 12) years. In 14 of them (28… (More)
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1976
1976
Previous reports differ regarding the frequency and course of pituitary tumors occurring after adrenalectomy for bilateral… (More)
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1975
1975
Somatostatin (GHIF), when administered as a 1-hr infusion (500 mug/hr) to 5 patients with Nelson's Syndrome;resulted in a… (More)
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