BENJAMIN A. GOULEY, M.D.
Basophilic adenoma of the pituitary gland was described many years ago,1 but it remained of restricted interest even to pathologists, the majority of whom have had little or no experience with the lesion. It will probably be seen with greater frequency as a result of Cushing's description of a well-defined associated syndrome.2 This notable contribution was soon supplemented by equally stimulating papers by the same author on the questions of posterior lobe activity and its relationship to hypertension.3 These and the studies of others4 have served to focus attention on the pituitary as a probable factor in the development of
GOULEY BA. BASOPHILIC ADENOMA OF THE PITUITARY;: REPORT OF A CASE OF "PITUITARY HYPERTENSION," TERMINATING IN CEREBRAL APOPLEXY1. Ann Intern Med. 1935;8:1294–1301. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-8-10-1294
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1935;8(10):1294-1301.
Cardiology, Coronary Risk Factors, Endocrine and Metabolism, Hypertension, Nephrology.
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