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Descriptor English: Prolactinoma
Descriptor Spanish: Prolactinoma
Descriptor Portuguese: Prolactinoma
Descriptor French: Prolactinome
Entry term(s): Adenoma, Lactotroph
Adenoma, Prolactin-Secreting, Pituitary
Adenomas, Lactotroph
Lactotroph Adenoma
Lactotroph Adenomas
Macroprolactinoma
Macroprolactinomas
Microprolactinoma
Microprolactinomas
PRL Secreting Pituitary Adenoma
PRL-Secreting Pituitary Adenoma
PRL-Secreting Pituitary Adenomas
Pituitary Adenoma, PRL-Secreting
Pituitary Adenoma, Prolactin Secreting
Pituitary Adenoma, Prolactin-Producing
Pituitary Adenoma, Prolactin-Secreting
Pituitary Adenomas, PRL-Secreting
Pituitary Adenomas, Prolactin-Producing
Pituitary Adenomas, Prolactin-Secreting
Prolactin Producing Pituitary Adenoma
Prolactin Secreting Pituitary Adenoma
Prolactin-Producing Pituitary Adenoma
Prolactin-Producing Pituitary Adenomas
Prolactin-Secreting Pituitary Adenoma
Prolactin-Secreting Pituitary Adenomas
Prolactinoma, Familial
Prolactinomas
Tree number(s): C04.557.470.035.625
C04.588.322.609.792
C10.228.140.617.738.675.800
C19.344.609.792
C19.700.734.792
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015175
Scope note: A pituitary adenoma which secretes PROLACTIN, leading to HYPERPROLACTINEMIA. Clinical manifestations include AMENORRHEA; GALACTORRHEA; IMPOTENCE; HEADACHE; visual disturbances; and CEREBROSPINAL FLUID RHINORRHEA.
Annotation: coordinate IM with PITUITARY NEOPLASMS (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
BS blood supply
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SC secondary
SU surgery
TH therapy
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Adenoma (1966-1988)
Pituitary Neoplasms (1966-1988)
Prolactin (1966-1988)
Public MeSH Note: 1989
History Note: 1989
Related: Hyperprolactinemia MeSH
DeCS ID: 23803
Unique ID: D015175
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1989/01/01
Date of Entry: 1988/04/13
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Prolactinoma - Preferred
Concept UI M0023326
Scope note A pituitary adenoma which secretes PROLACTIN, leading to HYPERPROLACTINEMIA. Clinical manifestations include AMENORRHEA; GALACTORRHEA; IMPOTENCE; HEADACHE; visual disturbances; and CEREBROSPINAL FLUID RHINORRHEA.
Preferred term Prolactinoma
Entry term(s) Adenoma, Lactotroph
Adenoma, Prolactin-Secreting, Pituitary
Adenomas, Lactotroph
Lactotroph Adenoma
Lactotroph Adenomas
PRL Secreting Pituitary Adenoma
PRL-Secreting Pituitary Adenoma
PRL-Secreting Pituitary Adenomas
Pituitary Adenoma, PRL-Secreting
Pituitary Adenoma, Prolactin Secreting
Pituitary Adenoma, Prolactin-Producing
Pituitary Adenoma, Prolactin-Secreting
Pituitary Adenomas, PRL-Secreting
Pituitary Adenomas, Prolactin-Producing
Pituitary Adenomas, Prolactin-Secreting
Prolactin Producing Pituitary Adenoma
Prolactin Secreting Pituitary Adenoma
Prolactin-Producing Pituitary Adenoma
Prolactin-Producing Pituitary Adenomas
Prolactin-Secreting Pituitary Adenoma
Prolactin-Secreting Pituitary Adenomas
Prolactinoma, Familial
Prolactinomas
Microprolactinoma - Narrower
Concept UI M0336982
Preferred term Microprolactinoma
Entry term(s) Microprolactinomas
Macroprolactinoma - Narrower
Concept UI M0336981
Preferred term Macroprolactinoma
Entry term(s) Macroprolactinomas



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