INFLUENCE OF PITUITARY APOPLEXY ON THE CLINICAL COURSE AND RESULTS OF TREATMENT OF CUSHING’S DISEASE

Authors

  • Danevych O. O. «A. Romodanov Institute for Neurosurgery of the NAMS of Ukraine», Kiyiv
  • Guk N. A. «A. Romodanov Institute for Neurosurgery of the NAMS of Ukraine», Kiyiv
  • Teslenko D. S. «A. Romodanov Institute for Neurosurgery of the NAMS of Ukraine», Kiyiv

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21856/j-PEP.2014.3.09

Keywords:

pituitary adenoma, Cushing’s disease, pituitary apoplexy, microsurgical resection, clinical and laboratory remission

Abstract

It was present a synthesis of clinical experience of three rare cases of stroke-flow of Cushing’s disease, which has become possible with the surgical treatment of a large series of patients with this pathology. It was shown that a variant of the disease with hemorrhage into the tumor is possible only at the stage of the macroadenoma. Pituitary apoplexy had a positive influence on the nearest (lower levels of adrenocorticotropic hormone and cortisol) and long-term (persistent achievement of clinical and laboratory remission under the observation of more than 12 months) outcomes

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Published

2014-10-27

How to Cite

Danevych, O. O., Guk, N. A., & Teslenko, D. S. (2014). INFLUENCE OF PITUITARY APOPLEXY ON THE CLINICAL COURSE AND RESULTS OF TREATMENT OF CUSHING’S DISEASE. Problems of Endocrine Pathology, 49(3), 67-72. https://doi.org/10.21856/j-PEP.2014.3.09