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Pituitary Adenoma. Basically a “common benign tumour in the pituitary gland”. These are the results of the MRI scan I had a few weeks ago. The diagnosis sounds a lot scarier than it is.
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Please join the Pituitary Network Association and The Ohio State University for a Pituitary Patient Symposium featuring a series of pituitary and hormonal patient education seminars presented by some of the top physicians of pituitary and hormonal medicine. 340 more words
A condition in which the body produces too much cortisol, Cushing’s disease occurs when a tumor on the pituitary gland makes the gland create too much ACTH, the hormone that stimulates the production and release of cortisol (also known as “the stress hormone”). 490 more words