Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Pituitary Alerts

Teach Kids About the Brain and Nervous System
By Nick Ramsay
The brain has five major parts: the cerebrum, cerebellum, brain stem, pituitary gland and the hypothalamus. The cerebrum has two halves, the right and left, and is the largest part. It is responsible for thinking, reasoning, ...
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Brain Cancer
By admin
... disinhibition) * Prolonged drowsiness (somnolence) * Seizures * Vision loss A tumor located in the pituitary gland (ie, pituitary adenoma) may increase the secretion of hormones and cause discontinuation of menstruation (ie, ...
Jay's Family Health Neighborhood -

Transsphenoidal Surgery in India
By MaryO(MaryO)
Pituitary adenomas are benign tumors which arise from the pituitary gland itself. They are almost never malignant. Pituitary tumors can be either secretory or non-secretory, referring to whether they overproduce pituitary hormones. ...
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