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ea0037gp.20.07 | Pituitary – Hypopituitarism | ECE2015

Outcome and prognosis of typical and atypical pituitary adenomas in a monocentric experience

Chiloiro Sabrina , Doglietto Francesco , Iacovazzo Donato , Giampietro Antonella , Di Nardo Francesco , de Waure Chiara , Lauriola Libero , Mangiola Annunziato , Anile Carmelo , Maira Giulio , De Marinis Laura , Bianchi Antonio

Background and objective: Atypical pituitary adenomas (APA), in 2004, were defined according to WHO classification, as those with Ki-67>3%, excessive p53 expression and increased mitotic activity and invasive behaviour. The real usefulness of this classification is still controversial, so we reviewed compared clinical and prognostic features in our typical and atypical pituitary adenomas.Patients and methods: We retrospectively reviewed 343 consecuti...