Janet Schlechte

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Patients with pituitary tumors who become pregnant may present with symptoms that suggest pituitary enlargement such as headaches, nausea, or visual disturbances. However, the physical signs that are typically present with large pituitary tumors such as bitemporal hemianopsia, diplopia, or often signs of III, IV, VI nerve palsies, are not present. Not all pituitary enlargement…

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