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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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