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Acromegaly Brochure
Acromegaly Brochure - Spanish Version

Cushings Disease Brochure
Cushings Disease Brochure - Spanish Version
Cushings Disease Brochure - French Version
Cushings Disease Brochure - Deutsch Version
Cushings Disease Brochure - Italian Version

Growth Hormone Deficiency Brochure

Hypopituitarism Brochure
Hypopituitarism Brochure - Spanish Version
Hypopituitarism Brochure - German Version
Hypopituitarism Brochure - Italian Version

Prolactinoma Brochure
Prolactinoma Brochure - Spanish Version

Previous Pituitary Congress Programs

14th International Pituitary Congress
13th International Pituitary Congress
12th International Pituitary Congress
11th International Pituitary Congress
10th International Pituitary Congress
8th International Pituitary Congress
7th International Pituitary Congress
6th International Pituitary Congress
5th International Pituitary Congress

Patient Education

Terms & Conditions
Glossary of Pituitary-Related Terms

What is Acromegaly?
How does Acromegaly Affect Children and Adults
What are the Symptoms of Acromegaly
How is Acromegaly Diagnosed?
Treatment of Acromegaly
Acromegaly FAQs
Acromegaly: Patients' Perspective

What are Cushing's Disease and Syndrome
What Causes Cushing's Disease and Syndrome
Symptoms of Cushing's Disease
Diagnosis of Cushing's Disease and Syndrome
Testing for Cushing's Disease
Management of Cushing's Disease
Treatments for Cushing's Disease and Syndrome
After Treatment for Cushing's Disease
Cushing's Disease FAQs

Diagnosis of Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency
Treatment of Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency
Description of Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency
Summary of Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency

What is Hypopituitarism?
What Causes Hypopituitarism?
What are the Symptoms of Hypopituitarism?
How is Hypopituitarism Diagnosed?
What Tests are Necessary?
How is Hypopituitarism Treated?
Benefits of Hypopituitarism Treated?
What are the Risks of Hormone Treatments?
Is Lifelong Treatment Necessary?
How is Treatment Followed?
Is Fertility Possible if I have Hypopituitarism?
What Do I Need if I Have a Pituitary Hormone Deficiency?
If You Require Hydrocortisone, Prednisone or Desmopressin Replacement
Summary of Hypopituitarism

What is Prolactinoma?
What Are the Symptoms of Prolactinoma?

What Testing Will Be Necessary?
How are Prolactinomas Treated?
How Long Will I Need to Take Medication?
Is it Safe to Take Dopamine for Several Year?
What About Surgery?
What About Treatment During Pregnancy?
Is Treatment Always Necessary?
Prolactinoma FAQs

Gamma Knife Radiation Therapy for Pituitary Tumors
Candidates for Gamma Knife Radiation Therapy
Results of Gamma Knife Radiation Therapy
Summary of Gamma Knife Radiation Therapy

What are Non-Funtioning Tumors?
A Clinical Presentation of Non-Funtioning Tumors
A Clinical Evaluation of Non-Funtioning Tumors
Treatment of Non-Funtioning Tumors