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Growth-hormone secreting pituitary microadenoma

Coronal MRI image. After gadolinium injection, microadenomas appear hypointense relative to the rest of the brain parenchyma. In this case the radiologist has marked measurement lines. Source: Chanson and Salenave 2008. Creative Commons Attribution License 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0).

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