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Pituitary macroadenoma

Sagittal T1-weighted MRI image of a growth-hormone secreting pituitary macroadenoma in a patient with acromegaly. The sella tursica has been expanded and eroded. The pituitary mass has extended superiorly to involve the optic chiasm. GNU Free Documentation License. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

Associated Disorders

  • Arthritis
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Colon cancer
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Hypertension
  • Sleep apnea