OBJECTIVE: GH replacement is widely used in the management of patients with adult-onset (AO)-GH deficiency (GHD). In most cases, AO-GHD arises as a result of pituitary/peripituitary tumours and/or their treatment, but the effect of GH replacement on recurrence/regrowth of these tumours is unknown. The aim of this study was to examine the effect of GH replacement in a group of patients with primary tumours of the parasellar region, many of which (e.g. craniopharyngioma, glioma or germ cell tum...Expand abstract
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Tumour surveillance imaging in patients with extrapituitary tumours receiving growth hormone replacement.
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