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pituitary

[pə′tü·ə‚ter·ē]
(anatomy)
Of or pertaining to the hypophysis.
(physiology)
Secreting phlegm or mucus (archaic usage).
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Pituitary abscess should be suspected in a patient with acute meningitis whose clinical picture deteriorates despite appropriate treatment.
Verdalle P, Roquet E, Hor F, et al Pituitary abscess.
Successful treatment of pituitary abscess with oral administration of sparfloxacin.