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I would really, very greatly appreciate, even short and simple answers to these two questions: 1. What is the difference between a pin...
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I had a pituitary macroadenoma removed last year. It was GH producing. Blood tests and MRI reveal tumor remaining. My neurosurgeon is a...
Hello, I just had my Pituitory tumor removed which was Macro but I was on medication for 3 years and couldn't tolerate the medication an...
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all started 4 years ago when i a headhache appeared, then tinnitus and then a lot of anxiety. I always thought i had a tumor or something...
I was diagnosed with high Prolactin levels last year. I was placed on Bromocriptine last year but it didn't help. In March 2nd of 2018, m...
I just wondered does anyone else take Dostinex for high prolactin levels. I have been taking it for two years and it worked well but the ...
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I have been suffering too long and just getting bounced from doctor to doctor. I've been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, Chronic fatigue, a...
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I was diagnosed in Feb. with a ratchky cleft cyst by the radiologist. The neurosurgeon didn't even care to see their results and said NO...
My neurologist won't be in until tomorrow, but I spoke with a nurse about the reults of a brain MRI I had done a week ago. She said the ...
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my daughters cyst measures 10mm (coronal) by 3mm (craniocaudal) by 2mm (AP) how big is it?
I was having weakness in my hands and was sent to a nerve specialist. He tested me for some things that came out negative so he went on t...
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I've been progressively developing neurological symptoms over the course of the past ~nine years. There's a spot on the back, right side ...
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I have been reading everyone's post on micro tumors...believe me...I have been miserable for quite a few years. My tumor was also found ...
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Patient made decision to treat his anaplastic astrocytoma with surgery and Temodar only. No radiation! What is the prognosis for this 33...
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Hey all! I had craniotomy to have a brain tumor (astrocytoma) removed from my right temporal lobe two years ago. Since my surgery in ...
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Hi, I am 17 years old and since the 6th of February I have been suffering from the following symptoms Headaches (not constant, quite mil...
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A few weeks ago the bridge of my nose and behind my right eye went numb and tingled. Right as this occurred, I experienced some diarrhea....
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I was told I possibly have a pituitary microadenoma based on my MRI results, but the doctor wants to do the wait and see approach. The d...
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I am due for surgery in about 4 weeks on a non-functioning pituitary tumor (1.7cm) which has invaded the sinus cavernous, but am worried ...
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Three shaded areas were found on my MRI. I was told by the Endocrinologist that I was referred to that it was three small tumors. I can...
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