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Table 2 The biochemical features of patients with pituitary adenoma

From: Up-regulation of 15-lipoxygenase enzymes and products in functional and non-functional pituitary adenomas

Demographic features NFPA Acromegaly Cushing
Age 53.72 ± 4.082 47.88 ± 4.2 32.3 ± 3.3
Tumor size 28.23 ± 2.73 14.25 ± 1.43 9.87 ± 2.74
Blood Sugar (100-145 mg/dl) 153 ± 8.7 156.1 ± 13.2 211.3 ± 49.10
Na (135–145 mmol/L) 142.2 ± 1.6 142.4 ± 1.13 153.6 ± 4.5
K (3.5–5.5 mmol/L) 3.86 ± 1.16 4.04 ± 0.11 3.88 ± 0.26
Urea (14-43 mg/dl) 41.80 ± 7.88 39.48 ± 4.4 47.67 ± 13.2
WBC (4–10*1000/mm3) 9.6 ± 0.63 7.94 ± 0.51 11.13 ± 0.9
Prolactin 259.2 ± 140 691 ± 30 170 ± 96
Men: 87–392 mIU/L Women 651.7 ± 33 909 ± 61 319 ± 52
productive age: 132–498 mIU/    
Post menopause: 90–392 mIU/L
Growth Hormone Women:0.126–9.88 ng/ml Men:0.03–2.47 ng/ml 0.17 ± 0.07 0.28 ± 0.07 14.71 ± 5.01 6.64 ± 2.3 0.09 ± 0.006 0.40 ± 0.26
ACTH (7.2–63.3 pg/ml) 24.4 ± 7.4 40.49 ± 7.18 215.1 ± 95.55
Cortisol (morning)6.2–19.4 μg/dl 12.59 ± 4.77 21.20 ± 5.5 30.63 ± 10.2
Testosterone Men:2.5–10 ng/ml women:0.2–0.95 ng/ml 3.3 ± 0.89 0.2 ± 0.02 1.17 ± 0.37 0.3 ± 0.1 1.86 ± 0.92 1.04 ± 0.7
IGF-1 53-234 ng/ml 187.6 ± 33.3 675.9 ± 68.62 226 ± 32