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Chordoma with increased prolactin levels (pseudoprolactinoma) mimicking pituitary adenoma: a case report with review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20160370     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The article deals with a rare case of chordoma with increased prolactin levels. It could often result in a diagnostic dilemma and problems in differentiating it from a pituitary adenoma.
Authors:
Pavan Kumar; Piyush Kumar; Shalini Singh; Niraj Kumari; N R Datta
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cancer research and therapeutics     Volume:  5     ISSN:  1998-4138     ISO Abbreviation:  J Cancer Res Ther     Publication Date:    2009 Oct-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-02-17     Completed Date:  2010-05-11     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101249598     Medline TA:  J Cancer Res Ther     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  309-11     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiotherapy, Regional Cancer Centre, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Chordoma / metabolism*,  pathology*,  surgery,  therapy
Fatal Outcome
Female
Humans
Middle Aged
Neoplasm Recurrence, Local / pathology
Neurosurgical Procedures
Pituitary Neoplasms / metabolism*,  pathology*,  therapy
Prolactin / blood*
Radiotherapy
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
9002-62-4/Prolactin

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