Vol. 24 (6) 2003 Neuro endocrinology letters

Gender-related differences in non-functioning pituitary adenomas.

OBJECTIVES: Clinically non-functioning pituitary adenomas are common tumors of the pituitary gland. No studies have yet documented gender-related differences in the growth and presentation of these tumors and nothing is known about their effects on their subsequent surgical outcome and prognosis.

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