Non-Functional Pituitary Macroadenoma presented with Chronic Anemia

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N Valizadeh 1 , * , N Valizadeh 2

1 Assistant Professor, Section of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Department of Medi-cine,

2 Assistant Professor, Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Urmia University of Medical sciences, Urmia, Iran.

How to Cite: Valizadeh N, Valizadeh N. Non-Functional Pituitary Macroadenoma presented with Chronic Anemia, Shiraz E-Med J. Online ahead of Print ; 12(4):206-8.

ARTICLE INFORMATION

Shiraz E-Medical Journal: 12 (4); 206-8
Published Online: October 1, 2011
Article Type: Research Article
Received: March 14, 2011
Accepted: May 12, 2011

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Abstract

Abstract: Testosterone stimulates hematopoiesis. Men with non-functional pituitary macroadenoma and low testosterone level are likely to have anemia. We want to report non-functional Pituitary macro adenoma in a 41 year-old male with congenital dislocation of hip (CDH) and iris het-erochromia which was referred to hematology clinic with chronic anemia.

Keywords

Chronic Anemia Pituitary Macroadenoma

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