Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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High Pituitary Hormones Evaluation

The evaluation of hyperpituitarism begins with a history and physical exam.

Physical findings in someone with hyperpituitarism depend on the type of hormone that is over-produced by the pituitary gland.

Tests that may be used to evaluate hyperpituitarism include:

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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed High Pituitary Hormones References
  1. Horvath E, Kovacs K, Scheithauer BW. Pituitary hyperplasia. Pituitary. 1999 May;1(3-4):169-79. [11081195]
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