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Parkinson and Pituitary Tumor
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An_221463 posted:
My sister has been diagnosed with a 12 year history of Parkinson's Disease, she is 51 years old,in a MRI 2years ago she has a Pituitary Tumor, that they are watching. I was wondering if any of people with Parkinson's Disease are found with this type tumor?
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Mark A Stacy, MD responded:
Dear Anon_33223,
I am sorry to read that your sister has PD and a pituitary tumor. I am unaware of any report linking these two conditions, and think they are not related.
 
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bimboe9 responded:
I found this very interesting as I have had a Pituitary Tumor removed twice and now I too have Parkinson's?
Bimboe9


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