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pitutary adenoma

Rupal V Dosi, Rushad D Patell, Pratik J Shah, Harshal K Joshi
Secondary diabetes mellitus is known to occur in acromegaly due to insulin resistance caused by growth hormone excess. However, diabetes in acromegaly usually does not lead to ketosis. We describe an unusual case of a patient that presented with diabetic ketoacidosis in the emergency room with thirst, polyuria and dyspnoea. The patient was subsequently diagnosed with a growth hormone-secreting pitutary macroadenoma as the underlying pathology; after initial stabilisation with insulin and fluids, the patient was successfully treated with trans-sphenoidal surgery...
2013: BMJ Case Reports
Filip Gołkowski, Małgorzata Trofimiuk, Monika Buziak-Bereza, Ryszard Czepko, Dariusz Adamek, Bohdan Huszno
UNLABELLED: New imaging modalities and hormonal diagnostic improvement have markedly increased the number of newly recognized pituitary tumours. Introduction of immunohistochemical assays in histopathological diagnostics of pitutary adenomas resulted in better understanding of pathology and clinics of these neoplasms. The aim of the study was to correlate the hormonal status and hematoxylin-eosin staining results with immunohistochemical staining of pituitary tumours. The study included 40 patients aged 43...
2003: Przegla̧d Lekarski
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August 1962: Journal of Neurosurgery
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December 1999: Clinical Endocrinology
R Idemura, H Idemura, J Katahira, K Shizume, C Kubo
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July 1976: Horumon to Rinsho. Clinical Endocrinology
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