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ea0029p1139 | Neuroendocrinology | ICEECE2012

Pituitary incidentaloma: clinical presentation and endocrine evaluation in a Spanish population

Alhambra Exposito M. , Galvez Moreno M. , Tenorio Jimenez C. , Moreno Moreno P. , Benito Lopez P.

Introduction: The incidence of previously unrecognized lesions within the pituitary has been studied by MRI. The data suggest that up to 10% of people have clinically unsuspected pituitary tumors, the majority being<10 mm. Currently, little information is available about the prevalence of incidentally-discovered sellar masses.Objective: To perform a clinical audit on pituitary incidentalomas in order to establish an appropriate clinical approach to t...