A female, grey, 24-year-old horse was showing clinical signs of weight loss, ataxia, hersutism, high fever, dysuria, nasal discharge and moist rale lung sounds. Gross examination revealed a single, white, firm, pituitary mass with a diameter 2.5 x 2.1 x 1.5 cm, compressed and overlying the hypothalamus. Histopathological and immunohistochemical examinations revealed the characteristic of a ACTH-derived pituitary adenoma.
Pirarat, Nopadon; Chijiwa, Kohsaku; Ritruechai, Pattama; Kesdangsakonwut, Sawang; Teankum, Komkrich; Banlunara, Wijit; Rungsipipat, Anudep; and Sunyasutjaree, Boonmee
"PITUITARY ADENOMA IN A HORSE: A CASE REPORT,"
The Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine: Vol. 32:
4, Article 9.
Available at: https://digital.car.chula.ac.th/tjvm/vol32/iss4/9