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"My thoughts were so loud, I couldnt hear my mouth..." ~Modest Moust

“I still haven’t gotten anywhere that I want.
Did I want love? Did I need to know?
Why does it always feel like I’m caught in an undertow? 846 more words

Johns Hopkins surgeon 'Dr. Q' to get Hollywood treatment

Brad Pitt’s production company Plan B has teamed up with Disney to develop a movie based on the life of Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa, the head of brain tumor surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital. 378 more words


Familial isolated pituitary adenoma (AIP study)

Professor Márta Korbonits is the Chief Investigator for the NIHR Clinical Research Network supported familial pituitary adenomas study (AIP) which is investigating the cause, the clinical characteristics and family screening of this relatively recently established disease group. 475 more words


"Big, big booty, what you gotta big booty" - J. Lo & Iggy

A little Brain tumor humor. Battling for 13 years now. Pituitary first, now the parathyroid also. Id never even heard of the parathyroid. Over the years, i rarely bring it up except for the rare joke about how it just sounds so dramatic to say i have a brain tumor. 311 more words

Cushing’s Disease – Quality of Life, Recurrence and Long-term Morbidity

Isabel Huguet, Georgia Ntali, Ashley Grossman, Niki Karavitaki

European Endocrinology, 2015;11(1):34–8 DOI:10.17925/EE.2015.11.01.34

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Cushing’s disease (CD) is a rare disorder caused by an adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)-secreting pituitary adenoma. 3,668 more words



ORIGINAL CASE Johnston et al 

A 54-year-old woman was noted on a routine visit to her ophthalmologist to have bi-temporal hemianopia. She had reported difficulty with reading, but had not noted peripheral vision loss. 1,336 more words