How do I manage my pituitary tumor on a daily basis?

Finding out that you have a pituitary tumor can be frightening. The best thing to do to manage your disorder on a daily basis is gather as much information about the condition that you can. Ask as many questions as you can think of when seeing your doctor or other medical professional. Find out if there is a pituitary tumor support network in your general area and join up. The more outlets for emotional support you have, the better.

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Should I be worried about a pituitary tumor?
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What are pituitary tumors?
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What is the outlook for people with pituitary gland tumors?
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Is a pituitary tumor serious?
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