Is a cut a cure for piuitary disease? - the role of surgery in the management of canine pituitary de

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We have recently started to offer hypohysectomy at Langford Veterinary Services as a treatment for pituitary masses or microadenomas. This lecture will discuss the indications for surgery and how to weight it up its relative benefits and disadvantages versus non-surgical management when faced with dogs suffering from pituitary dependant hyperadrenocroticism or signs or a large pituitary mass.
Tom Harcourt-Brown MA VetMB CertVDI DipECVN MRCVS
Intended for: Veterinary Surgeons

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