Pituitary carcinoma as a rare cause of liver metastases successfully treated with temozolomide

Maria Stelmachowska-Banaś, Maria Maksymowicz, Agnieszka Kolasińska-Ćwikła, Grzegorz Zieliński, Márta Korbonits, Wojciech Zgliczyński
2021
Pituitary carcinoma (PC) is an extremely rare malignancy accounting for 0.1-0.2% of all pituitary neuroendocrine tumours (PitNETs). PC diagnosis requires either intracranial or distant metastases which appear on average 9 years (range 0-31) after the first presentation of PitNET [1, 2] . The prevalence of PC could be underestimated, as the identification of distant
doi:10.20452/pamw.16178 pmid:34935323 fatcat:fx4qo5numvcvxelyfnqtnsm5ba