BACKGROUND: The pathogenesis of tumour formation in the anterior pituitary including adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)-secreting tumours has been intensively studied, but the causative mechanisms involved in pituitary cell transformation and tumourigenesis remain unclear. MATERIALS AND METHODS: We searched PubMed on any paper related with molecular pathology of pituitary corticotroph adenomas and have included to this review all relevant references published up to June 2011. RESULTS: Curren...Expand abstract
- Publication status:
- Publisher copy:
- Copyright date:
The molecular pathogenesis of corticotroph tumours.
Views and Downloads
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record