Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Benign Pituitary Tumor Incidence

Facts about pituitary adenoma:

  • Pituitary adenomas represent about 10 to 15 percent of brain tumors.
  • Males and females are affected equally.
  • Pituitary tumors are most common in young adults.

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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Benign Pituitary Tumor References
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