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Clinical review: Diagnosis and management of pituitary carcinomas.

Abstract:

Pituitary carcinomas are rare, making up some 0.2% of all pituitary tumors, but represent a particular challenge to clinical practice. The diagnosis of a pituitary carcinoma requires evidence of metastatic disease, either outside the central nervous system (CNS) or as separate noncontiguous foci within the CNS. They may present as typical pituitary adenomas, which reveal their malignant character only as time progresses, or as peculiarly aggressive tumors ab initio. Recent changes in histopat...

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10.1210/jc.2004-2231

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Kaltsas, GA More by this author
Nomikos, P More by this author
Kontogeorgos, G More by this author
Buchfelder, M More by this author
Grossman, AB More by this author
Journal:
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
Volume:
90
Issue:
5
Pages:
3089-3099
Publication date:
2005-05-05
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EISSN:
1945-7197
ISSN:
0021-972X
URN:
uuid:910c13ba-73cb-4736-85ae-7d89fcaa442e
Source identifiers:
138325
Local pid:
pubs:138325

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