Penn Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Diagnosis & Evaluation of Pituitary Disorders

Penn endocrinologists are specially trained to diagnose and evaluate people with pituitary disorders including Addison's disease, pituitary tumor, diabetes insipidus and Cushing syndrome.

These tests and tools are used to diagnose and evaluate pituitary disorders:

  • CRH Testing
  • Inferior petrosal sinus sampling
  • Metyrapone testing
  • Nuclear medicine studies
  • Water deprivation testing