Deciding on Treatment
Pituitary Tumor Treatment Introduction
Pituitary Tumor Medication
Pituitary Tumor: Radiation Therapy
A look at the different ways that radiation therapy is used to treat pituitary tumors, along with the types of radiation and side effects.
Radiosurgery uses focused beams of radiation to treat cancerous tissues without a surgical incision or opening. The treatment is called "surgery" because creates a result similar to an actual surgical procedure.
Pituitary Tumor: Surgery
Surgery is often the main treatment for pituitary tumors. Learn about the types of surgery used, and possible side effects.
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Complementary medicine is used in conjunction with other therapies. It usually serves to relieve symptoms and improve quality of life. Alternative medicine is used alone, without standard treatment.