CARL W. RAND, M.D.; ROBERT W. RAND, M.D., Ph.D.
A careful review of records of pituitary tumors impresses one with the variety of symptoms they may produce. We have 100 such records of patients observed in private practice and wish to review them briefly and consider some experiences of others. Of these cases, 65 were males whose ages varied from 10 to 80 years; 35 were females whose ages varied from 14 to 64 years. They fall into the following categories: 37 verified solid chromophobes, 10 verified cystic chromophobes, 28 unverified chromophobes, 14 unverified chromophiles, nine primary malignancies and two metastatic tumors.
Sixty-five per cent of these patients came
RAND CW, RAND RW. PITUITARY TUMORS1. Ann Intern Med. ;46:301–315. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-46-2-301
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