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Is there a cure for pituitary disorders?

By using various treatment methods, pituitary disorders can often be cured. Most pituitary disorders take the form of non-cancerous tumors of the pituitary gland. A combination of surgery, radiation, and medications can in many cases rid the pituitary gland of these tumors and hormone levels return to normal.

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What does a pituitary disorder mean?
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A pituitary disorder means that the pituitary gland, which oversees the production of hormones in th...
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How long do pituitary disorders last?
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Pituitary disorders usually take the form of non-cancerous tumors of the pituitary gland and last un...
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Should I be worried about pituitary disorders?
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Pituitary disorders are not common. They generally affect older adults and take the form of a tumor ...
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How do pituitary disorders affect women differently than men?
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