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Pituitary

My niece was dgx with Pituitary enlarged. What does it mean? We are afraid
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Dear Elizabeth2003,

In general an enlarged pituitary means activity. It is normal to see some enlargement during phases of life where the body is making hormones. It is not necessarily a problem.
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