Prolactinomas are common benign pituitary neoplasms. Amyloid deposits are rare findings that have been reported in pituitary neoplasms. We report a case of a 48-year old man with a diagnosis of prolactinoma with extensiveamyloid deposition. To our knowledge, this is the first case of amyloid in a pituitary neoplasm at our institution.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Puerto Rico health sciences journal|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2008|
- Amyloid deposits
- Pituitary adenoma
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