An endocrine gland located at the base of the brain, in the small recess of a bone - certain sections of the pituitary each secretes important hormones including growth hormone (GH) and antidiuretic hormone (ADH).
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California Center for Pituitary Disorders at UCSF
A multi-disciplinary center designed to provide comprehensive care to all patients with newly diagnosed and pre-existing pituitary disorders. Providing information on pathology, diagnosis, and treatment options.
MedlinePlus: Pituitary Disorders
Contains an overview, symptoms, treatment, coping, genetics, and clinical trials.
Neuroendocrine & Pituitary Information Links
Resources for patients. From Massachusetts General Hospital's Neuroendocrine Clinical Center.
NINDS Pituitary Tumors Information Page
Information sheet compiled by the U.S. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke which discusses definitions, prognosis, treatment and research issues.
Pit Pat - The Pituitary Foundation
Provides information and support to those suffering from pituitary disorders, their relatives, friends and carers. Includes newsletters, resources, GP fact file, general information for patients and a glossary.
The Pituitary Center at Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Aims to provide comprehensive, multi-disciplinary care to patients with all types of hypothalamic and pituitary diseases.
Pituitary Disorders Education & Support
Their goal is to improve health care through communication, public awareness, and patient education. Lists treatments and conditions, newsletters, and patient stories.
Pituitary Network Association
Non-profit organization for patients with pituitary tumors and disorders, their families, and health care providers who treat them.
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