ALLMedicine™ Pituitary Apoplexy Center
Research & Reviews 225 results
PloS One; Sugita Y, Takada S et. al.
Mar 18th, 2023 - Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) therapy has been developed for the treatment of a variety of cancers. Although this therapy may be a promising alternative treatment for refractory pituitary adenomas and pituitary carcinomas, the eff...
Best Practice & Research. Clinical Endocrinology & Metabo... Capatina C, Poiana C et. al.
Mar 7th, 2023 - There is increased interest related to the impact of coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) on the endocrine system and in particular on the pituitary gland. Over the course of the severe infection with acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-Co...
Neurosurgery Osorio RC, Aabedi AA et. al.
Feb 17th, 2023 - Postoperative hemorrhage is a rare but potentially serious complication after pituitary surgery. The risk factors for this complication are mostly unknown, and further knowledge would help guide postoperative management. To investigate the periope...
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Abo KM, Kane J et. al.
Feb 11th, 2023 - Pituitary apoplexy is acute infarction with or without hemorrhage of the pituitary gland. It is a rare but potentially life-threatening emergency that most commonly occurs in the setting of pituitary adenoma. The mechanisms underlying pituitary ap...
Medicine Takeshita K, Abe I et. al.
Dec 24th, 2022 - Pituitary apoplexy is an uncommon syndrome that often results in spontaneous hemorrhage or infarction of pituitary tumors or glands. We previously reported pituitary apoplexy occurred most frequently in nonfunctional pituitary adenomas among all t...
Guidelines 1 results
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Freda PU, Beckers AM et. al.
Apr 9th, 2011 - The aim was to formulate practice guidelines for endocrine evaluation and treatment of pituitary incidentalomas. Consensus was guided by systematic reviews of evidence and discussions through a series of conference calls and e-mails and one in-per...
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Clinicaltrials.gov 2 results
Sep 17th, 2021 - Oculomotor nerve (third cranial nerve or "III") palsy is a relatively frequent cause of consultation in ophthalmology. It may reveal a life-threatening pathology such as aneurysm rupture, pituitary apoplexy, and therefore need imaging in emergency...
Jul 16th, 2021 - Oculomotor nerve (third cranial nerve or III) palsy is a relatively frequent cause of consultation in ophthalmology. It may reveal a life-threatening pathology such as aneurysm rupture, pituitary apoplexy, and therefore need imaging in emergency. ...
News 11 results
Feb 6th, 2017 - The most common symptom of pituitary apoplexy is headache. Almost all patients describe a sudden, severe retro-orbital or bifrontal headache, which is associated with vomiting in two thirds of cases. The headache and vomiting result from the su...
M. Alexander Otto
May 15th, 2015 - NASHVILLE, TENN. – Checking free testosterone and prolactin levels can help identify which men with secondary hypogonadism should get brain MRIs.
Apr 20th, 2011 - Surgical treatment of a pituitary incidentaloma is recommended when the lesion is causing a visual field deficit or other visual abnormalities, such as ophthalmoplegia "or neurological compromise," according to evidence-based clinical practice gui.
Pituitary Pathology Pituitary Tumors The Central Brain Tumor Registry of the United States reports the incidence of pituitary tumors to be 6% of all brain tumors. Tumors involving the pituitary gland typically affect the anterior pituitary, or ...
Abstract and Introduction Abstract Pituitary apoplexy is a rare and life-threatening disorder often requiring emergency neurosurgical intervention to preserve vision and prevent cerebral herniation syndrome. Infarction or hemorrhage of an enlarged...