macroadenoma

mac·ro·ad·e·no·ma

(mak'rō-ad'ĕ-nō'mă),
A pituitary adenoma larger than 10 mm in diameter.

macroadenoma

/mac·ro·ad·e·no·ma/ (mak″ro-ad″ĕ-no´mah) a pituitary adenoma over 10 mm in diameter.

macroadenoma

[mak′rōad′ənō′mə]
a glandular tumor more than 10 mm in diameter.

mac·ro·ad·e·no·ma

(mak'rō-ad'ĕ-nō'mă)
A pituitary adenoma larger than 10 mm in diameter.
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Transformation of a MGUS to overt multiple myeloma: the possible role of a pituitary macroadenoma secreting high levels of insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1).
We report an unusual case of a 79 year old elderly patient presenting with subclinical Cushing's disease caused by pituitary macroadenoma (ACTHoma) found incidentally.
We present the case of an atypical carcinoid tumor of lung primary metastasizing to a previously identified pituitary macroadenoma.
Women ones with nausea, vomiting, orthostatic hypotension, chronic hypertension, headache, sensitivity to ergot derivatives, macroadenoma of pituitary gland and previous use of bromocriptine or cabergoline without effect were also excluded.
Whether the patient has a microadenoma or macroadenoma, Dr.
Postoperative sellar abscess is a potential complication of transphenoidal surgery for pituitary macroadenoma resection (Figure 19).
Magnetic resonance imaging confirmed the presence of a presumed pituitary macroadenoma.
The topics include multiple paraclinoid aneurysms of the internal carotid artery, a case of carotid artery reconstruction, the surgical removal of pilocytic astrocytoma from the brain stem and thalamus, subarachoid hemorrhage with bilateral aneurysms and apoplexy of pituitary macroadenoma, large meningioma of the jugular tubercle and foramen magnum, intramedullary spinal arteriovenous malformation, intraosseous tumor of the cervical spine, and fibrous dysplasia of the paranasal sinuses and anterior cranial base.
Magnetic resonance imaging of the pituitary revealed a pituitary macroadenoma with suprasellar extension to the optic chiasm.
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Follicle-stimulating hormone-secreting pituitary macroadenoma (FSHoma) is extremely rare (1,2).