Monica Graciela Loto
Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires
EndocrinologyPregnancyPopulationDiabetes mellitusMedicine
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Resumen Introduccion El riesgo de desarrollar neoplasias colonicas en pacientes acromegalicos y su relacion directa con los niveles elevados de GH/IGF-1 no estan bien establecidos y continuan siendo motivo de controversia en la literatura mundial. El objetivo de este trabajo fue evaluar el riesgo de desarrollar lesiones neoplasicas avanzadas (LNA) (adenomas mayores a 1 cm, componente velloso mayor del 75% y/o displasia de alto grado), en pacientes con acromegalia, comparado con un grupo control....
#1Patricia Fainstein Day (Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires)H-Index: 8
#2Monica Graciela Loto (Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires)H-Index: 5
Last. Diego Giunta (Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires)H-Index: 11
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Objectives The main purpose of this study was to estimate the incidence rate and prevalence of clinically relevant pituitary adenomas (PAs) within the Hospital Italiano Medical Care Program (HIMCP), a well-defined population of 150,000 members living in the urban and suburban area of the city of Buenos Aires. We defined clinically relevant PAs as those associated with endocrine dysfunction and/or mass effect. Subjects and methods A retrospective open cohort study was conducted, including all mem...
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Objetive The aim was to assess the evolution of tumor size and prolactin (PRL) levels in patients with micro and macroprolactinomas diagnosed and treated with dopamine agonists during fertile age, and the effects of suspension of drugs after menopause. Retrospective study, 29 patients with prolactinomas, 22 microadenomas and 7 macroadenomas, diagnosed during their fertile age were studied in their menopause; treatment was stopped in this period. Age at menopause was 49 ± 3.6 years. The average t...
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El tirotropinoma es el adenoma hipofisario menos frecuente ( Thyrotropinomas are the less frequent adenomas (
IgG4-related hypophysitis is a recently described entity belonging to the group of IgG4-related diseases. Many other organs can also be affected, and it is more common in older men. To date, 32 cases of IgG4-related hypophysitis have been reported in the literature, 11 of which included confirmatory tissue biopsy and the majority affecting multiple organs. The aim of this report is to present two cases of biopsy-proven IgG4-related hypophysitis occurring in two young female patients with no evid...
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#1Mallea-GilH-Index: 1
#2M ManavelaH-Index: 1
Last. Laura BoeroH-Index: 12
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Introduccion: El papel estimulante de los estrogenos sobre la secrecion de prolactina y sobre la proliferacion de los lactotropos esta bien establecido. Hay escasa literatura sobre los efectos de la menopausia en pacientes con prolactinomas. Objetivos: Evaluar la evolucion del tamano del tumor y de los niveles plasmaticos de prolactina (PRL) en pacientes con microprolactinomas diagnosticados y tratados con agonistas dopaminergicos (AD) durante su edad fertil y los efectos de la suspension del tr...
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Germinomas are malignant intracranial germ tumors, usually found in suprasellar regions. Less than 10% are localized in off-middle structures, and synchronous involvement of both structures has only exceptionally been published. A case of an 18-year-old male patient with progressive right-sided hemiparesis and panhypopituitarism was reviewed. Brain MRI showed a solid mass involving pituitary and hypothalamus with thickening of pituitary stalk, high intensity lesions on T2-weighted imaging in lef...
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#1Analia PignattaH-Index: 2
#2Karina DanilowiczH-Index: 11
Last. L Fazio
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