Microprolactinoma & Me: When Are You Having Another Baby?

Microprolactinoma definition (I found here): A prolactinoma is a benign tumour (non-cancerous swelling) in the pituitary gland. Prolactinomas make large amounts of a hormone called prolactin. The pituitary gland lies just below the brain. It makes several hormones, including a hormone called prolactin. (A hormone is a chemical which is made in one part of the body, but passes into the bloodstream and has effects on other parts of the body.) Prolactin helps the body to produce milk when a woman breast-feeds. It also has effects on other hormones in the body. Small prolactinomas (less than 10 mm) are called […]

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