Prolactinoma coexistent with granulomatous hypophysitis
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- Holck, S. & Laursen, H. Acta Neuropathol (1983) 61: 253. doi:10.1007/BF00691994
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A 54-year-old man with a long-lasting left-sided headache and biochemical evidence of hyperprolactinemia was found to have a large chromophobe pituitary adenoma, which concurred with a granulomatous hypophysitis. The mechanism of the inflammatory reaction is discussed and the immunohistochemical and ultrastructural findings of this hitherto undescribed combination of lesions are presented.