Hemorrhagic Pituitary Apoplexy in Pregnancy: What's True?

September 17, 2014

Brain scans in a pregnant woman who had been undergoing evaluation for a pituitary adenoma revealed a hemorrhagic pituitary macroadenoma.

Brain scans in a pregnant woman who had been undergoing evaluation for a pituitary adenoma revealed a hemorrhagic pituitary macroadenoma.

Which of the following statements about pituitary tumor apoplexy is true?