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  • Condition: Acromegaly
  • Journal: Growth hormone & IGF research : official journal of the Growth Hormone Research Society and the International IGF Research Society
  • Treatment Used: Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Number of Patients: 110
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of gamma knife radiosurgery for the treatment of acromegaly.
  • Condition: Large and Non-Functioning Pituitary Adenomas
  • Journal: Neurology India
  • Treatment Used: Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 139
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This study evaluated hormonal axis (HA) dysfunction pre- and post-operatively in patients with large and giant non-functioning pituitary adenomas (NFPA) undergoing surgery.
  • Condition: Hypopituitarism in PROP1 Mutation Siblings
  • Journal: Pituitary
  • Treatment Used: Growth Hormone Replacement
  • Number of Patients: 5
  • Published —
This case report discusses adult siblings with combined hypopituitarism (CPHD) caused by PROP1 mutations never treated for hormone deficiencies subsequently treated with hormone replacement, hydrocortisone, and sex hormones.
  • Condition: Pituitary Adenomas
  • Journal: Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
  • Treatment Used: 3-D Endoscopic Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 29
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This study evaluated the effect of three-dimensional (3-D) endoscopy on outcome in transphenoidal endoscopic surgery of pituitary adenomas compared to conventional two-dimensional (2-D) endoscopy.
  • Condition: Empty Sella syndrome secondary to Hantaan Virus Infection
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 1
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The study researched the outcomes of a case of empty Sella syndrome secondary to Hantaan virus infection.
  • Condition: Pituitary apoplexy
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Endoscopic Endonasal Transsphenoidal Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 50
  • Published —
The study researched the effects of endoscopic endonasal transsphenoidal surgery for patients with pituitary apoplexy.
  • Condition: Adult Patients with Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Journal: Growth hormone & IGF research : official journal of the Growth Hormone Research Society and the International IGF Research Society
  • Treatment Used: Growth Hormone Replacement
  • Number of Patients: 3180
  • Published —
This report described the effectiveness and safety of growth hormone replacement in adult patients with growth hormone deficiency.
  • Condition: Severe Obesity after Intracranial Germinoma Treatment
  • Journal: The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine
  • Treatment Used: Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy (LSG)
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a 39-year-old male patient with pan-hypopituitarism who underwent laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) after intracranial germinoma treatment.
  • Condition: Pediatric Craniopharyngiomas
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Endoscopic Endonasal Approach (EEA)
  • Number of Patients: 25
  • Published —
This study evaluated the safety and effectiveness of surgery using the endoscopic endonasal approach (EEA) in pediatric patients with craniopharyngiomas (a type of brain tumor).
  • Condition: Cystic Sellar Masses (CSMs)
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Endoscopic Endonasal Treatment
  • Number of Patients: 47
  • Published —
This study reviewed diagnostic and therapeutic experience after endoscopic endonasal approaches (EEAs) for cystic sellar masses (CSMs).
  • Condition: Pituitary Apoplexy (PA)
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Conservative vs. Surgical Treatment
  • Number of Patients: 457
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This review of the literature compared visual and endocrine outcomes in conservative and surgical treatment of pituitary apoplexy (PA).
  • Condition: Progression of Hypopituitarism and Hypothyroidism after Treatment with Pembrolizumab in a Patient with Adrenal Metastasis from Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer
  • Journal: Internal medicine (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Treatment Used: Discontinuation of Pembrolizumab
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses the progression of hypopituitarism and hypothyroidism after treatment with pembrolizumab in a patient with adrenal metastasis of non-small-cell lung cancer.
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