January 2021 Research Articles


Pituitary Tumors

JAG1, Regulated by microRNA-424-3p, Involved in Tumorigenesis and Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition of High Proliferative Potential-Pituitary Adenomas.

Differential macroscopic and histologic features between pituitary adenomas presenting with and without presurgical anterior pituitary dysfunction. A study of 232 patients.

Ayurvedic Management of Hyperprolactinemia Secondary to Pituitary Microadenoma: A Case Report.

Characterization of the ability of a, second-generation SST-DA chimeric molecule, TBR-065, to suppress GH secretion from human GH-secreting adenoma cells.

Pituitary Surgery

Delayed Postoperative Hyponatremia Following Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Surgery for Non-Adenomatous Parasellar Tumors.


Risk factors and management of pasireotide-associated hyperglycemia in acromegaly.
Editor’s note; Drs. Fleseriu, van der Lely and Colao are all members of the PNA.

Rathke’s Cleft Cyst

Rathke's cleft cyst infections and pituitary abscesses: case series and review of the literature.


Assessment of non-traumatic vertebral fractures in Cushing's syndrome patients.

Spinal epidural lipomatosis: a rare association of Cushing's disease.

Pituitary Endocrinology

Filamin A is required for somatostatin receptor type 5 expression and pasireotide-mediated signaling in pituitary corticotroph tumor cells.

Pituitary haemorrhage and infarction: The spectrum of disease.

Hormonal Health

Effects of late-night eating of easily- or slowly-digestible meals on sleep, hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis, and autonomic nervous system in healthy young males.


Paediatric hypopituitarism: a case report and management challenges in a resource poor setting.

Severe early onset obesity and hypopituitarism in a child with a novel SIM1 gene mutation.