What is the prognosis of hyperpituitarism?

Updated: Oct 24, 2016
  • Author: Alicia Diaz-Thomas, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Robert P Hoffman, MD  more...
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The prognosis for hyperfunctioning pituitary tumors in children is very good.  Medical therapy or transsphenoidal surgery are preferred methods of treatment.

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