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Contrast sensitivity function and pituitary adenoma: a study of 40 cases.
  1. M Grochowicki,
  2. A Vighetto,
  3. S Berquet and
  4. G Sassolas
  1. Hôpital Neurologique et Neuro-Chirurgical Pierre Wertheimer, Lyon, France.


    The authors studied the contrast sensitivity function in 40 patients with pituitary adenoma. It seems to be a good index of compression of the visual pathway in this disease, but it lacks specificity and it cannot be used alone.

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