(redirected from somatotroph adenoma)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to somatotroph adenoma: somatotropin, thyrotroph, Lactotroph, gonadotroph, corticotroph
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to adenoma

References in periodicals archive ?
Pure somatotroph adenomas patients were significantly likely to present with abnormal glucose metabolism, independent of GH/IGF-1 levels or tumor invasiveness [21].
The implication of somatotroph adenoma phenotype to somatostatin analog responsiveness in acromegaly.
In this paper, we reported a male patient who had acromegaly, probably secondary to a pituitary somatotroph adenoma but now has hypopituitarism with secondary adrenal insufficiency and hypopituitarism.
He underwent TSS, and the histology showed a sparsely granulated somatotroph adenoma with strong expression of GH and prolactin and 10-20% LH- and FSH-positive cells.
Rasmussen et al., "Interleukin-8 production from human somatotroph adenoma cells is stimulated by interleukin-1[beta] and inhibited by growth hormone releasing hormone and somatostatin," Growth Hormone & IGF Research, vol.