Treatment and medication principle of pituitary tumor, the treatment of pituitary adenomas with drugs is the most common method, then what i
Treatment and medication principle of pituitary tumor, the treatment of pituitary adenomas with drugs is the most common method, then what is the treatment and medication principle of pituitary tumor, there is no better treatment methods? The Department of Neurosurgery of Tangdu Hospital of The Fourth Military Medical University Department of Professor Jia Dong treatment of pituitary tumor characteristics: drug treatment of pituitary tumors are mainly about several:
1 bromocriptine can inhibit prolactin secretion;
2 cyproheptadine, serotonin can inhibit the stimulation of ACTH releasing hormone (CRH)
3 somatostatin analogue octreotide, can cure tumor growth hormone.
Experts say the drug therapy for a long time, and some patients after a long time will produce resistance, in addition to drug therapy, patients can also choose gamma knife and transsphenoidal surgery and craniotomy for tumor, three cm below and there is no nerve compression of the patients can take into account gamma knife treatment for some nerve compression or three cm above the tumor through craniotomy or transsphenoidal surgery.