Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0074ncc64 | Highlighted Cases | SFENCC2021

A case of sight threatening pituitary macro-adenoma in pregnancy

Krishna Prasad Savi Prabha , Vachhani Shyamsunder , Das Gautam

Introduction: Pituitary adenomas account for 10% of intracranial tumours and are almost always benign. In some individuals, who may have a pre-existing adenoma, the pituitary gland undergoes remarkable hyperplasia especially during pregnancy, due to increase in oestrogen levels leading to increase in the tumour volume causing mass effects. This case report reviews a pregnancy with incidental finding of pituitary macro adenoma causing visual field defect, its management and fur...