Although pituitary adenomas are considered benign lesions, a small group may show clinically aggressive behavior, sometimes independently from the classic markers of aggressiveness, including the Ki67 labeling index or p53 expression.

Aggressive Pituitary Adenomas: The Dark Side of the Moon

Barresi, Valeria;
2017

Abstract

Although pituitary adenomas are considered benign lesions, a small group may show clinically aggressive behavior, sometimes independently from the classic markers of aggressiveness, including the Ki67 labeling index or p53 expression.
Aggressive adenomas; Chemotherapy; Endoscopic endonasal approach; Multidisciplinary management; Pituitary tumors; Radiotherapy; Adenoma; Antineoplastic Agents, Alkylating; Dacarbazine; Female; Follow-Up Studies; Humans; Image Processing, Computer-Assisted; Ki-67 Antigen; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Male; Pituitary Neoplasms; Postoperative Complications; Retrospective Studies; Treatment Outcome; Tumor Suppressor Protein p53; Neurosurgical Procedures; Radiotherapy
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