The pituitary gland is a pea-sized, small gland situated at the base of the brain under the hypothalamus. It synthesizes and releases several essential hormones. The pituitary gland regulates the secretion of other endocrine glands. Pituitary gland disorders include pituitary adenomas, hypopituitarism, hyperpituitarism, and Empty Sella syndrome.
Prolactinoma is diagnosed through the following methods:
The symptoms of hypopituitarism depend on the type of deficiency: