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Pituitary hyperplasia due to Himalayan endemic hypothyroidism
  • Shabal Sapkota,
  • Sulav Sapkota,
  • Mitesh Karn
Shabal Sapkota
Gandaki Medical College Teaching Hospital and Research Center Pvt Ltd
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Sulav Sapkota
Birat Medical College
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Mitesh Karn
Gandaki Medical College Teaching Hospital and Research Center Pvt Ltd
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Abstract

Pituitary hyperplasia due to endemic hypothyroidism is very rare and should be considered in the differential diagnosis of pituitary neoplasm, especially if the patient hails from endemic iodine deficient regions such as the Himalayas. Establishing correct diagnosis may save the patient of any unnecessary neurosurgical intervention.

Peer review status:Published

20 Aug 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
22 Aug 2020Submission Checks Completed
22 Aug 2020Assigned to Editor
18 Sep 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
19 Oct 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
19 Oct 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
26 Oct 20201st Revision Received
28 Oct 2020Submission Checks Completed
28 Oct 2020Assigned to Editor
28 Oct 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
10 Nov 2020Editorial Decision: Accept
Feb 2021Published in Clinical Case Reports volume 9 issue 2 on pages 629-633. 10.1002/ccr3.3595