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Pituitary Hypothalmus

We know it's difficult to find all the right information on Pituitary conditions.

To help we've put the key information into one place so we've got all your questions covered. If you need more help call our nurse helpline or our supportline.

 

What is the pituitary gland?

Where is it, what is it? What does it do? This great article will give you the basics on the pituitary gland and its functions

Pituitary conditions

With so many conditions it can be challenging keeping up to speed with all information.

See a details of the main pituitary conditions, and also the rarer pituitary conditions.

Symptoms, diagnosis and tests

Helping recognise pituitary symptoms and leading you to diagnosis and testing, this article has some great information.

Read more on pituitary symptoms, diagnosis and tests

Treatment of pituitary conditions

This guide covers options like surgery, radiotherapy, hormone therapy and medication

If your GP suspects a pituitary problem, they should refer you to an endocrinologist for further investigations. 

It is very important and we strongly recommend that you be referred to an endocrinologist who specialises in pituitary conditions.

Read the full article on treatment of pituitary conditions

 

Information/ publications

We know it's difficult to find relevant information on pituitary problems. Our trained staff and medical experts have produced excellent in-depth booklets to give you the information you need on dealing with pituitary conditions