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ea0021p244 | Pituitary | SFEBES2009

Management of non-functioning pituitary adenomas in a University Hospital: aretrospective analytical audit

Varadhan Lakshminarayanan , Mukherjee Arjun , Brown Maureen , Clayton Richard , Hanna Fahmy

Introduction: Pituitary tumors account for 15% of all intracranial neoplasms and could remain asymptomatic for a significant period. We conducted a retrospective analysis to assess pattern of referrals and management of non-functioning pituitary adenomas at our tertiary referral centre.Methods: Data was collected on referrals for NFA received at our university hospital from 2005 to 2008. Medical records, radiology reports and endocrine department data we...