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Would you recommend genotropin who had benign pituitary tumor surgery?

Dec 2012
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would you recommend genotropin for patient who had benign pituitary tumour surgery. this type of tumour can recur.
Posted Fri, 9 Aug 2013 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Nsah Bernard 7 hours later

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Yes it will be recommended to take genotropin/somatotropin ( human growth hormone) which is secreted by the anterior pituitary gland. So, if you had surgery of the surgery, then it is recommended to take supplements of the hormone secreted by that gland. Well, ones excised, recurrence is rare.

Hope this helps and answers your question.
Dr. Nsah
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