Sept 2020 Research Articles

 

Pituitary Tumors

Subclinical hemorrhagic nonfunctionning pituitary adenoma: pituitary gland function status, endoscopic endonasal transsphenoidal surgery, and outcomes.

Is there any gender difference in epidemiology, clinical presentation and co-morbidities of non-functioning pituitary adenomas? A prospective survey of a National Referral Center and review of the literature.

Inhibiting MAPK14 showed anti-prolactinoma effect.

Pituitary Surgery

Experience of trans-nasal endoscopic surgery for pituitary tumors in a single center in China: Surgical results in a cohort of 2032 patients, operated between 2006 and 2018.

Tricks and traps of ICG endoscopy for effectively applying endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery to pituitary adenoma

Pituitary Cancer

Inhibition of lncRNA-UCA1 suppresses pituitary cancer cell growth and prolactin (PRL) secretion via attenuating glycolysis pathway.

Symptomatic Pituitary Metastasis as Initial Manifestation of Renal Cell Carcinoma: Case Report and Review of Literature.

Cushing’s Disease

High Molecular Weight ACTH-Precursor Presence in a Metastatic Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Causing Severe Ectopic Cushing's Syndrome: A Case Report.

Predictive factors for the recurrence of Cushing's disease after surgical treatment in childhood.

Cushing's syndrome due to primary pigmented nodular adrenal disease in two brothers with Carney complex.

High positive predictive value of the combined pituitary dynamic enhanced MRI and high-dose dexamethasone suppression tests in the diagnosis of Cushing's disease bypassing bilateral inferior petrosal sinus sampling.

A Case of Graves' Disease after Adrenalectomy for Cushing's Syndrome.

Acromegaly

Therapeutic effect of presurgical treatment with longacting octreotide (Sandostatin® LAR®) in patients with acromegaly.

Hormonal Health

 Genetic spectrum and predictors of mutations in four known genes in Asian Indian patients with growth hormone deficiency and orthotopic posterior pituitary: an emphasis on regional genetic diversity.

Diagnostic value of pituitary volume in girls with precocious puberty.

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