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What is a Prolactinoma?

A prolactinoma is a prolactin-producing tumour of the pituitary gland. This is a benign tumour, and not a brain tumour or cancer.

Tara Palmer-Tomkinson pituitary tumour confirmed by family

Tara Palmer-Tomkinson's family confirm her cause of death was not linked to her pituitary tumour

Death of Tara Palmer-Tomkinson

Tara Palmer-Tomkinson has died at the age of 45.

Pituitary tumour vs brain tumour

Are pituitary tumours brain tumours?

Research Study - Test an App and receive £100

A research study about the use of an app alongside growth hormone treatment.

Prolactinoma - from the view of a positive pituitary family!

An extremely positive story from a family who have experienced pituitary conditions for years. 

Prolactinoma: a carer's story - review 11 years on

Looking back over the last 12 years, since Tony had his diagnosis, (pituitary Apoplexy from a macro prolactinoma,) we have at times, had quite a roller coaster of a ride!

Laura's story - Acromegaly and Pan-hypopituitarism

Ten years ago I was diagnosed with a tumour on my pituitary gland that was causing a disease called acromegaly.

Kelly & Ian's story - Baby Isabella's non-functioning pituitary gland

Young Isabella Andrews was born with a non-functioning pituitary gland. Here mum Kelly tells us her story.

Martin's story - My adventures with a Craniopharyngioma

Martin's story of his Craniopharyngioma.