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ALLMedicine™ Pituitary Apoplexy Center

Research & Reviews  195 results

Pituitary Apoplexy in Pregnancy.
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...
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, ...


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...


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...
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.
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  1 results

Prevalence of Contrast Enhancement of the Oculomotor Nerve on 3D PD T1 MRI Sequence in Patients With Ophthalmoplegia

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

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
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
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

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

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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