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Pituitary corticotropic cell adenoma

MedGen UID:
266291
Concept ID:
C1306214
Neoplastic Process
Synonym: ACTH-producing pituitary gland adenoma
SNOMED CT: ACTH-secreting pituitary adenoma (254958004); Corticotroph adenoma (254958004)
 
HPO: HP:0008291
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0006068

Definition

A type of pituitary adenoma that produces adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH). [from HPO]

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Giraldi E, Allen JW, Ioachimescu AG
Endocr Pract 2023 Jan;29(1):60-68. Epub 2022 Oct 18 doi: 10.1016/j.eprac.2022.10.004. PMID: 36270609
Molitch ME
JAMA 2017 Feb 7;317(5):516-524. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.19699. PMID: 28170483
Lonser RR, Nieman L, Oldfield EH
J Neurosurg 2017 Feb;126(2):404-417. Epub 2016 Apr 22 doi: 10.3171/2016.1.JNS152119. PMID: 27104844

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