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Table 2 The biochemical features of patients with pituitary adenoma

From: Cyclooxygenase enzyme and PGE2 expression in patients with functional and non-functional pituitary adenomas

Demographic featuresNFPAAcromegalyCushingProlactinoma
Age55.12 ± 5.1245.23 ± 3.235.7 ± 2.344 ± 9.44
Tumor size29.02 ± 3.216.02 ± 1.089.31 ± 1.4228.7 ± 2.14
Blood Sugar (100-145 mg/dl)156 ± 7.7154.2 ± 10.2215 ± 23.20118 ± 21.43
Na (135–145 mmol/L)143.2 ± 1.99143.1 ± 1.15152.7 ± 5.2141 ± 3.44
K (3.5–5.5 mmol/L)3.9 ± 0.363.9 ± 0.133.7 ± 0.33.45 ± 0.32
Urea (14-43 mg/dl)43.91 ± 6.741.6 ± 3.745.60 ± 8.532.15 ± 3.6
WBC (4–10*1000/mm3)9.4 ± 0.58.01 ± 0.4110.4 ± 0.79.2 ± 0.3
Prolactin
Men: 87–392 mIU/L309.1 ± 100719 ± 41227 ± 2338,920 ± 20
Women
productive age: 132–498 mIU/L
Post menopause: 90–392 mIU/L
701.5 ± 25945 ± 52325 ± 4244,684 ± 15
Growth Hormone
 Women:0.126–9.88 ng/ml0.2 ± 0.0512.03 ± 3.250.1 ± 0.010.06 ± 0.03
 Men:0.03–2.47 ng/ml0.25 ± 0.037.62 ± 1.40.32 ± 0.040.15 ± 0.02
ACTH (7.2–63.3 pg/ml)24.15 ± 641.47 ± 6.13192.7 ± 52.1429.7 ± 11
Cortisol (morning)6.2–19.4 μg/dl11.22 ± 3.7720.11 ± 4.534.43 ± 8.27.22 ± 1.2
Testosterone
 Men:2.5–10 ng/ml2.3 ± 1.71.02 ± 0.061.4 ± 1.021.2 ± 0.2
 women:0.2–0.95 ng/ml0.23 ± 0.050.24 ± 0.160.09 ± 0.50.11 ± 0.6
IGF-1
53-234 ng/ml
172.8 ± 22.4662.9 ± 52.14236 ± 2295.4 ± 3.4