Nelson syndrome

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Nelson syndrome

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The terms "Nelson syndrome" returned 3 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Gamma knife stereotactic radiosurgery of Nelson syndrome.
 

Author(s): Einar Osland Vik-Mo, Marianne Øksnes, Paal-Henning Pedersen, Tore Wentzel-Larsen, Eyvind Rødahl, Frits Thorsen, Thomas Schreiner, Sylvi Aanderud, Morten Lund-Johansen

Journal: Eur. J. Endocrinol.. 2009 Feb;160(2):143-8.

 

Gamma knife radiosurgery (GKR) can be used as primary or adjuvant therapy for the treatment of an ACTH-producing pituitary tumor after bilateral adrenalectomy, called Nelson syndrome (NS). We have examined the effect of GKR on tumor growth and ACTH-hypersecretion, and characterized ...

Last Updated: 26 Jan 2009

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Therapy for acromegaly, Cushing disease and Nelson syndrome.
 

Author(s): D H Nelson

Journal: West. J. Med.. 1980 Sep;133(3):244-5.

 

Last Updated: 25 Nov 1980

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Treatment of acromegaly, Cushing disease and Nelson syndrome.
 

Author(s): J H Lawrence, J A Linfoot

Journal: West. J. Med.. 1980 Sep;133(3):197-202.

 

Since 1957 we have treated more than 429 patients who had pituitary neoplasms, most of which were hormone-secreting tumors. Long-term follow-up in the large group of patients treated for acromegaly shows a median survival of better than 16 years, with improvement over time. The short-term ...

Last Updated: 25 Nov 1980

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