What is the prevalence of pituitary macroadenomas in the US?

Updated: Apr 20, 2020
  • Author: James R Mulinda, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Pituitary tumors are found on autopsy in as many as 25% of unselected cases. The annual incidence of pituitary neoplasms varies from 1-7 cases per 100,000 population based on neurosurgical series.

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