Pituitary adenoma is a kind of common slow growing intracranial benign tumor. Usually there will be a headache, abnormal menstruation and ni
Pituitary adenoma is a kind of common slow growing intracranial benign tumor. Usually there will be a headache, abnormal menstruation and nipple out of milk, impotence and decreased visual acuity, diagnosis of brain MRI examination and endocrine examination.
Surgical treatment is the most important treatment method, which can be divided into two kinds: pituitary tumor resection and transsphenoidal pituitary tumor resection. With the development of microsurgery, transsphenoidal resection of pituitary tumor is considered both tumor resection and preservation of pituitary function, surgery and anesthesia time, fewer complications, less adverse reaction, quick recovery, low mortality rate, can avoid the olfactory nerve, frontal lobe, craniotomy on optic nerve injury.
For some pituitary adenomas, under the guidance of a doctor, you can use oral bromocriptine treatment, can achieve good results