Pituitary Tumors—Patient Version
Pituitary tumors are usually not cancer and are called pituitary adenomas. They grow slowly and do not spread. Rarely, pituitary tumors are cancer and they can spread to distant parts of the body. Explore the links on this page to learn more about pituitary tumor treatment and clinical trials.
Causes & Prevention
NCI does not have PDQ evidence-based information about prevention of pituitary tumors.
NCI does not have PDQ evidence-based information about screening for pituitary tumors.