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Category Archives: Incidentalomas

Pituitary Incidentalomas

Question:  We found a small tumor on my pituitary when performing an MRI because of another issue.  My doctor did some cortisol testing but most of my levels are normal and I don’t have symptoms of Cushing’s.  I found a lot of information online about harmless adrenal tumors and why a patient should have periodicContinue Reading

Incidentalomas

Question: Do you have any statistics on incidentalomas?  I’ve heard that as many as one in five people have one, and I often wonder if some patients with several of the typical Cushing’s symptoms get scanned and find a tumor on the pituitary or adrenal – how could they determine conclusively that the tumor isContinue Reading