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Pituitary chromophobe adenomas; neurology, metabolism, therapy

Nurnberger, John I.

Pituitary chromophobe adenomas; neurology, metabolism, therapy

a clinical study of the sellar syndrome

by Nurnberger, John I.

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Published by Springer in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John I. Nurnberger and Saul R. Korey.
ContributionsKorey, Saul R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC280.P5 N8
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 282 p.
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6134559M
LC Control Number53007676
OCLC/WorldCa14662028

Most pituitary tumors are adenomas. Symptoms include headache and endocrinopathies; endocrinopathies result when the tumor produces hormones or destroys hormone-producing tissue. Diagnosis is by MRI. Treatment includes correction of any endocrinopathy and surgery, radiation therapy, and dopaminergic agonists.   Following a diagnosis of a pituitary adenoma, you may be faced with a number of decisions. To ensure you feel as comfortable as possible with your condition and your doctor’s recommendations, you should develop a better understanding .


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Pituitary Chromophobe Adenomas Neurology Metabolism Therapy. Authors (view affiliations) John I. Nurnberger; Saul R. Korey. Pituitary chromophobe adenomas; neurology, metabolism, therapy; a clinical study of the sellar syndrome.

Pituitary Chromophobe Adenomas: Neurology, Metabolism, Therapy. A Clinical Study of the Sellar Syndrome This monograph consists of a comprehensive review of the literature on chromophobe adenomas and an analysis of cases observed at the Neurological Institute of New York and the medical services of the Columbia-Presbyterian Medical.

Get this from a library. Pituitary chromophobe adenomas: neurology metabolism therapy. [John I Nurnberger; Saul R Korey]. Book Reviews. Pituitary Chromophobe Adenomas Neurology, Metabolism, Therapy. A.E.W. Full Text (PDF) Enciclopedia Medica Italiana.

Dissemination, and Implementation Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology. Vegetarian diet and incidence of total, ischemic, and hemorrhagic stroke in 2 cohorts in Taiwan. chromophobe adenoma: [ ad″ĕ-no´mah ] a benign epithelial tumor in which the cells form recognizable glandular structures or in which the cells are derived from glandular epithelium.

acidophilic adenoma in a classification system formerly used for pituitary adenomas, an adenoma whose cells stain pale pink with acid dyes; most adenomas that. Pituitary adenomas are tumors that occur in the pituitary ary adenomas are generally divided into three categories dependent upon their biological functioning: benign adenoma, invasive adenoma, and adenomas are benign, approximately 35% are invasive and just % to % are carcinomas.

Pituitary adenomas represent from 10% to 25% of all intracranial neoplasms and Specialty: Oncology, endocrinology. Patients with pituitary adenomas can be asymptomatic or present with symptoms due to mass effect, pituitary hormone dysfunction, or both.

Prolactinomas represent 40% of pituitary adenomas, the majority of which are microadenomas. Hyperfunction of growth hormone and ACTH are far less common, while TSH-producing tumors are exceedingly by: 7. Parent AD, Bebin J, Smith RR. Incidental pituitary adenomas. J Neurosurg.

Feb; 54 (2)– McCormick WF, Halmi NS. Absence of chromophobe adenomas from a large series of pituitary tumors. Arch Pathol. Oct; 92 (4)– Kovacs K, Horvath E, Cited by: Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): g (external link).

A chromophobe is a histological structure that does not stain readily, and thus appears relatively pale under the microscope.

Chromophobe cells are one of three cell stain types present in the anterior and intermediate lobes of the pituitary gland, the others being basophils and type of chromophobe cell is known as : H   The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, Vol Is 1 DecemberPages –, Radiation therapy is suboptimal in the pediatric population because of the risks of injuring pituitary function and because its effects in correcting hypercortisolemia are delayed and uncertain.

pediatric pituitary adenomas can Cited by: Pituitary Chromophobe Adenomas: Neurology Metabolism Therapy, Nurnberger, I., $ Details about Die Anderen Nurnberger 5 Baecker like Marklin M&K Arnold Carette Schuco Toy Book. A book that does not look new and has been read but is in excellent Rating: % positive.

Medical Clinics of North America July, Mayo Clinic Number CHROMOPHOBE ADENOMAS OF THE PITUITARY GLAND C. HUNTER SHELDEN The clinical features produced by the chromophobe tumor represent a true compression syndrome, in contrast to the symptoms of. the eosinophilic and baspphilic adenomas which result from a specific : C.

Hunter Shelden. Therapy for pituitary adenomas depends on the specific type of tumor, and should be managed with a team approach to include endocrinology and neurosurgery when indicated. Dopamine agonists are the Cited by:   Abstract. THIS review of our series of patients having chromophobe adenomas of the pituitary gland was undertaken to determine the relative frequency and nature of associated endocrine disorders and to evaluate the effects of medical, roentgen-ray and surgical treatment on these disorders as well as on the visual apparatus.

From the medical point of view, the problem of evaluating the Cited by:   Morphologic studies of pituitary neoplasms removed by surgery from 36 human patients revealed 8 chromophobe adenomas which differed clearly from the remaining tumors. The cytoplasm of the adenoma cells failed to stain with PAS, aniline blue, aldehyde fuchsin, aldehyde thionin, orange G or light green, but positively stained granules were found by using erythrosine or by: During this time, he wrote his first book, in collaboration with John Nurnberger, called Pituitary Chromophobe Adenomas: Neurology, Metabolism, Therapy.

While at NI, Dr. Korey met Dr. Irving London, a hematologist who was completing a basic science. Transsphenoidal surgical resection is the first-line therapy for most pituitary adenomas; however, non-secretory microadenomas generally only require follow-up, and prolactin-producing pituitary adenomas (prolactinomas) are best treated with dopamine agonists (e.g., bromocriptine, cabergoline).

pituitary adenoma: [ ad″ĕ-no´mah ] a benign epithelial tumor in which the cells form recognizable glandular structures or in which the cells are derived from glandular epithelium.

acidophilic adenoma in a classification system formerly used for pituitary adenomas, an adenoma whose cells stain pale pink with acid dyes; most adenomas that.

Tumors of the pituitary gland and sellar region represent approximately % of all brain tumors, [] of which the great majority in this region are pituitary adenomas.

Pituitary adenomas predominantly affect females between the third and sixth decades of life; however, no age group is spared. [] Pituitary adenomas are uncommon in the pediatric population, but most tumors of childhood.

Incidence: This is an extremely common tumor of rats, especially in Sprague-Dawley and Wistars. Incidence varies with strain. Tumors are more common in female than male rats.

Clinical Signs: Pituitary adenomas may occasionally cause hydrocephalus resulting in depression or head tilt. The tumors commonly secrete prolactin and secretion of milk may be observed in non-pregnant females. Pituitary Adenoma: Diagnosis. A pituitary adenoma may be suspected based on symptoms, the medical history, and physical findings.

Explaining your symptoms is a crucial part of diagnosis, as your doctor uses the information to determine whether a pituitary tumor is secreting an excess of hormones and if there is evidence of pituitary insufficiency. Familial isolated pituitary adenoma (FIPA) is an inherited condition characterized by development of a noncancerous tumor in the pituitary gland (called a pituitary adenoma).

The pituitary gland, which is found at the base of the brain, produces hormones that control many important body functions. American Journal of Ophthalmology. select article Pituitary Chromophobe Adenomas: Neurology, Metabolism, Therapy.

Book review Full text access Pituitary Chromophobe Adenomas: Neurology, Metabolism, Therapy. Joseph E. Alfano. Pages Download PDF; select article Glioma of the Retina and Pseudogliomas.

(In French.). Cushing’s Disease vs. Cushing’s Syndrome. Cushing’s syndrome, also called hypercortisolism, refers to the presence of excessive amounts of cortisol in the bloodstream over a lengthy period of most common cause is steroid use.

Other causes include ectopic tumors and adrenal cortex tumors. Cushing’s disease refers only to hypercortisolism caused by the presence of a tumor in.

Pituitary macroadenomas are benign epithelial neoplasms composed of adenohypophysial cells. Primary malignant tumors of the pituitary are extremely rare.

Evidence suggests that pituitary adenoma development occurs in several steps, including an irreversible initiation phase followed by tumor promotion. Pituitary tumor development is a.

Pituitary adenomas are classified by their cell of origin (lactotroph, gonadotroph, somatotroph, corticotroph, and thyrotroph) and their size (microadenomas. Jump to Content Jump to Main Navigation Jump to Main NavigationCited by: The Pituitary Network Association is an international non-profit organization for patients with pituitary tumors and disorders, their families, loved ones, and the.

Medication (Drug Therapy) for Pituitary Tumors Medication (drug therapy) is very effective for treating some hormone-producing pituitary tumors.

The medication can stop a tumor from producing excess hormones or shrink it so it does not press on the pituitary gland or other parts of the nervous system.

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The UCLA Pituitary Tumor Program offers comprehensive management of pituitary insufficiency. Our physicians have years of experience in diagnosing, treating and managing pituitary conditions.

We use the most sophisticated diagnostic equipment and monitor. ACTH-secreting pituitary adenoma is a condition characterized by elevated levels of a hormone called cortisol secreted by a tumor in the pituitary gland.

It is part of a group of diseases that cause Cushing’s syndrome, characterized by signs and symptoms that may include weight gain around the trunk and in the face, stretch marks, easy bruising, a hump on the upper back, muscle weakness.

Pituitary adenomas are typically benign tumors. It is estimated that as many as 10% of the population may have a pituitary adenoma. [ 1 ] The tumors are most commonly discovered in. Inthe legendary neurosurgeon Harvey Cushing wrote in the preface to his remarkably prescient book “The Pituitary Body and its Disorders” that disease in this gland concerns a wide assortment of specialists, an observation that remains valid almost years later.

Because pituitary apoplexy is a treatable entity that threatens sight. Several physician members of the Pituitary Network Association worked together to publish Guidelines on the Management of Patients with Nonfunctioning Pituitary Adenomas for the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS).

Drs. Manish Aghi, Nelson Oyesiku, Gabriel Zada and many others worked together to provide these necessary guidelines.–All pituitary adenomas, cases of amenorrhea/oligomenorrhea deserve a PRL screen –Many causes of hyperprolactinemia other than prolactinomas •Cushing’s syndrome and acromegaly much less common, but probably under-diagnosed –Consider Cushing’s for rapidly progressive symptoms –Even if initial Cushing's tests are normal orFile Size: KB.The treatment of functional pituitary tumors depends on which type of hormone they make.

Treatment of lactotroph adenomas or prolactin-secreting adenomas (prolactinomas) Unlike most other pituitary tumors, surgery is usually not the first treatment for these tumors. Sometimes these tumors can just be watched and nothing needs to be done right away.