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ALLMedicine™ Pituitary Apoplexy Center

Research & Reviews  195 results

Pituitary Apoplexy in Pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2021.04.010
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Kanneganti A, Lwin S et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Pituitary Apoplexy in Pregnancy.|2022|Kanneganti A,Lwin S,Su LL,|

Suppression of pituitary hormone genes in subjects who died from COVID-19 independently...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgac312
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Poma AM, Proietti A et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Involvement of the pituitary gland in SARS-CoV-2 infection has been clinically suggested by pituitary hormone deficiency in severe COVID-19 cases, by altered serum ACTH levels in hospitalized patients, and by cases of pituitary apoplexy. However, ...

11-Deoxycortisol
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2088937-print

May 13th, 2022 - The serum reference ranges of 11-deoxycortisol are as follows[1, 2, 3] : Persons aged 18 years or younger: < 344 ng/dL Adults older than 18 years: 10-79 ng/dL Ranges decrease with age after puberty Serum reference range of 11-deoxycortisol after a...

11-Deoxycortisol
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2088937-overview

May 13th, 2022 - Reference Range The serum reference ranges of 11-deoxycortisol are as follows [1, 2, 3] : Persons aged 18 years or younger: < 344 ng/dL Adults older than 18 years: 10-79 ng/dL Ranges decrease with age after puberty Serum reference range of 11-deox...

Bilateral antererior circulation stroke: A rare but threatening consequence of pituitar...
https://doi.org/10.1177/19714009221083146
The Neuroradiology Journal; Zoli M, Guaraldi F et. al.

Mar 29th, 2022 - Brain stroke is a rare, life-threatening condition associated with pituitary apoplexy (PA), resulting from direct arterial occlusion due to mechanical compression secondary to the sudden enlargement of the pituitary adenoma, or to vessel vasospasm...

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Guidelines  1 results

Pituitary incidentaloma: an endocrine society clinical practice guideline.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5393422
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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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Prevalence of Contrast Enhancement of the Oculomotor Nerve on 3D PD T1 MRI Sequence in Patients With Ophthalmoplegia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03269682

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...

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News  11 results

Headache and Diplopia in a 41-Year-Old Man
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/871819_4

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.[4] The headache and vomiting result from the su...

AACE: Free testosterone, prolactin levels signal MRI need in men with secondary hypogonadism
https://www.mdedge.com/endocrinology/article/99710/endocrinology/aace-free-testosterone-prolactin-levels-signal-mri-need
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.

Endocrine Society Releases Guidelines on Pituitary Incidentalomas
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/34059/endocrinology/endocrine-society-releases-guidelines-pituitary
Elizabeth Mechcatie

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.

Recognizing and Intervening in Pituitary Apoplexy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/518323_4

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.[3] Tumors involving the pituitary gland typically affect the anterior pituitary, or ...

Recognizing and Intervening in Pituitary Apoplexy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/518323

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...

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