Discussions By Condition: I cannot get a diagnosis.

Could a pituitary tumor do all this?

Posted In: I cannot get a diagnosis. 0 Replies
  • Posted By: cozynana
  • January 24, 2010
  • 01:04 PM

I went to a Dr this week that thinks I may have a pituitary tumor. I have had hormonal issues, constipation, bladder problems, foggy thinking, memory troubles, shaking and tremors, headaches, extremely cold feet especially, depression. My grandmother had a brain tumors in the late 60s, but noone in the family can remember what type. She had it removed and live another 10 years. It wasn't the tumor that she died from though. She developed stomach cancer. That was her demise. The doctor put me on armour thyroid and said that should help. When I asked what else I should do if it was a pituitary tumor he said nothing else was necessary. That is not what my research has said. Can anyone tell me if this it true?

Reply Flag this Discussion
Thanks! A moderator will review your post and it will be live within the next 24 hours.

Safe Sex With Hepatitis C

Prevent the spread of the hepatitis C virus.

Preventing Lung Infections

With COPD, it’s important to protect your lungs.

8 Health Dangers of Depression

Unmanaged depression can take a toll on your physical health.

Food Choices for Diabetes

What, when and how much you eat affects your blood sugar.

6 Exercises for Multiple Sclerosis

Ease your way into these stretching and strengthening moves,