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Hypopituitary (cont.)

Surgery

Surgery may be performed depending on the type, size, and location of the tumor.

Follow-up

Checkups with the doctor or health care practitioner are important. The doctor may need to adjust the dose of hormone replacement therapy.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/1/2015
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