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Craniopharyngioma with hyperprolactinaemia due to a prolactinoma.
  1. T Wheatley,
  2. J D Clark,
  3. S Stewart

    Abstract

    A case is presented in which a histologically proven prolactin secreting pituitary macroadenoma was associated with a large suprasellar craniopharyngioma. The pre-operative prolactin concentration was 8180 mU/l. Although hyperprolactinaemia up to 3000 mU/l in patients with a craniopharyngioma is usually due to stalk compression, greater values may indicate an associated prolactinoma.

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