Pituitary cancer

Common Name(s)

Pituitary cancer

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Pituitary Network Association

To support, pursue, encourage, promote, and, where possible, fund research on pituitary disorders in a sustained and full-time effort to find a cure for these illnesses. The PNA will disseminate information helpful to the medical community, the public, and to pituitary patients and their families on matters regarding early detection, symptoms, treatments and resources available to patients with pituitary disease.

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Pituitary cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

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Pituitary Network Association

To support, pursue, encourage, promote, and, where possible, fund research on pituitary disorders in a sustained and full-time effort to find a cure for these illnesses. The PNA will disseminate information helpful to the medical community, the public, and to pituitary patients and their families on matters regarding early detection, symptoms, treatments and resources available to patients with pituitary disease.

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Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Pituitary cancer" returned 42 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Pituitary transcriptome profile of liver cancer mice with different syndromes reveals the relevance of pituitary to the cancer and syndromes.
 

Author(s): Xiaomei Liu, Zhaoqin Fang, Zhiqiang Pan, Wenli Lu, Zhonghua Wu, Chao Liang, Yuanyuan Zhang

Journal: J Tradit Chin Med. 2014 Dec;34(6):691-8.

 

To investigate the relevance of the pituitary to liver syndromes and cancer by studying the pituitary transcriptome profile in liver cancer mice with different syndromes.

Last Updated: 26 Jan 2015

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Effects of an exercise and hypocaloric healthy eating intervention on indices of psychological health status, hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis regulation and immune function after early-stage breast cancer: a randomised controlled trial.
 

Author(s): John M Saxton, Emma J Scott, Amanda J Daley, M Woodroofe, Nanette Mutrie, Helen Crank, Hilary J Powers, Robert E Coleman

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Many women experience emotional distress, depression and anxiety after a diagnosis of breast cancer. Psychological stress and depression have been associated with hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis dysregulation that may adversely affect immune system functioning and impact ...

Last Updated: 12 Jul 2014

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Isolated metastasis of breast cancer to the pituitary gland.
 

Author(s): Murat Sakir Eksi, Teyyub Hasanov, Baran Yilmaz, Akin Akakin, Yasar Bayri, Suheyla Uyar Bozkurt, Türker Kilic

Journal: Neurol India. ;62(1):70-1.

 

Last Updated: 10 Mar 2014

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The terms "Pituitary cancer" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Endocrine side-effects of anti-cancer drugs: mAbs and pituitary dysfunction: clinical evidence and pathogenic hypotheses.
 

Author(s): Francesco Torino, Agnese Barnabei, Rosa Maria Paragliola, Paolo Marchetti, Roberto Salvatori, Salvatore Maria Corsello

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mAbs are established targeted therapies for several diseases, including hematological and solid malignancies. These agents have shown a favorable toxicity profile, but, despite their high selectivity, new typical side-effects have emerged. In cancer patients, pituitary dysfunction ...

Last Updated: 24 Oct 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Study to Allow Access to Pasireotide for Patients Benefiting From Pasireotide Treatment in a Novartis-sponsored Study.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cushing's Disease,; Acromegaly,; Neuroendocrine Tumors,; Pituitary Tumors; Ectopic ACTH Secreting (EAS) Tumors,; Dumping Syndrome,; Prostate Cancer,; Melanoma Negative for bRAF,; Melanoma Negative for nRAS

 

Last Updated: 15 May 2015

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Pituitary Tumor Surveillance: Pathogenic Correlation
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pituitary Tumor

 

Last Updated: 8 Jul 2009

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Ga-68-DOTATOC -PET in the Management of Pituitary Tumours
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pituitary Tumours

 

Last Updated: 14 Apr 2015

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