Pituitary Adenoma

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Acceptability at Recruitment

QUALIFIED

Acceptability at CT / Work-Up

QUALIFIED

Individual at Risk

Donor / Recipient

Explanation of Condition

Tumour (usually benign) of the pituitary gland, which normally controls growth and a number of other hormonal mechanisms throughout the body.

See also Pituitary Tumour

Guidance

Establish type of tumour, medication, surgery or radiotherapy, and discuss with medical officer. See also Prolactinoma, Acromegaly and/or Surgery if necessary.

Pseudonyms or Related Conditions

Pituitary tumour

Acromegaly

Prolactinoma

Mixed secretions pituitary adenoma

Version

Version 1, Edition 2

Date of Last Update

1 June 2016