Przemysław Witek

Summary

Affiliation: Wojskowy Instytut Medyczny
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi Transsphenoidal surgery for a life-threatening prolactinoma apoplexy during pregnancy
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 33:483-8. 2012
  2. doi Clinicopathological predictive factors in the early remission of corticotroph pituitary macroadenomas in a tertiary referral centre
    Przemysław Witek
    Departments of Endocrinology and Isotope TherapyNeurosurgeryMilitary Institute of Medicine, Ul Szaserow 128, 04 141 Warsaw, PolandDepartment of Epidemiology and BiostatisticsInstitute of Mother and Child, ul Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warsaw, PolandDepartment of PathologyM Sklodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Centre and Institute of Oncology, ul Roentgena 5, 02 781 Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Endocrinol 174:539-49. 2016
  3. ncbi Pituitary apoplexy: managing the life-threatening condition associated with pituitary adenomas
    P Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Minerva Endocrinol 39:245-59. 2014
  4. ncbi Management of prolactinomas during pregnancy
    P Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Minerva Endocrinol 38:351-63. 2013
  5. ncbi Transsphenoidal surgery for Cushing's disease: the role of early post-operative serum cortisol measurements as a predictor of success--a prospective study
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Szaserów St 128, Warsaw, Poland
    Endokrynol Pol 64:30-9. 2013
  6. ncbi Cushing's disease -- assessing the efficacy of transsphenoidal surgery
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Endokrynol Pol 63:398-404. 2012
  7. ncbi Complications of Cushing's disease - prospective evaluation and clinical characteristics. Do they affect the efficacy of surgical treatment?
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Radioisotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Endokrynol Pol 63:277-85. 2012
  8. ncbi [Type 1 diabetes-associated autoimmune diseases: screening, diagnostic principles and management]
    Przemysław R Witek
    Klinika Endokrynologii i Terapii Izotopowej CSK MON WIM, Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 16:23-34. 2012
  9. ncbi The relationship between efficacy of surgical treatment of Cushing disease and pathological -- immunohistochemical and ultrastructural -- confirmation of corticotroph tumour presence
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw
    Neurol Neurochir Pol 46:37-46. 2012
  10. ncbi Spontaneous regression of non-functioning pituitary adenoma due to pituitary apoplexy following anticoagulation treatment - a case report and review of the literature
    Grzegorz Zielinski
    Department of Neurosurgery, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Endokrynol Pol 64:54-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi Transsphenoidal surgery for a life-threatening prolactinoma apoplexy during pregnancy
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 33:483-8. 2012
    ..The patient is kept under constant medical care. In this case study the authors discussed therapeutic management and reviewed literature regarding gestational pituitary-tumor apoplexy with particular emphasis on surgical treatment...
  2. doi Clinicopathological predictive factors in the early remission of corticotroph pituitary macroadenomas in a tertiary referral centre
    Przemysław Witek
    Departments of Endocrinology and Isotope TherapyNeurosurgeryMilitary Institute of Medicine, Ul Szaserow 128, 04 141 Warsaw, PolandDepartment of Epidemiology and BiostatisticsInstitute of Mother and Child, ul Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warsaw, PolandDepartment of PathologyM Sklodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Centre and Institute of Oncology, ul Roentgena 5, 02 781 Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Endocrinol 174:539-49. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and pathological aspects of corticotroph macroadenomas with particular emphasis on proliferation markers and their associations with the efficacy of surgical treatment...
  3. ncbi Pituitary apoplexy: managing the life-threatening condition associated with pituitary adenomas
    P Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Minerva Endocrinol 39:245-59. 2014
    ..The article presents endocrine and neuro-ophthalmic consequences of previous pituitary tumor apoplexy with the key management principles for the follow-up period. ..
  4. ncbi Management of prolactinomas during pregnancy
    P Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Minerva Endocrinol 38:351-63. 2013
    ..The final part of the article discusses the possible effects of pregnancy on hyperprolactinemia remission as well as on the issue of breastfeeding by mothers with prolactinoma. ..
  5. ncbi Transsphenoidal surgery for Cushing's disease: the role of early post-operative serum cortisol measurements as a predictor of success--a prospective study
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Szaserów St 128, Warsaw, Poland
    Endokrynol Pol 64:30-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of serum cortisol measurements performed on the first post-operative day as a predictor of TSS outcome...
  6. ncbi Cushing's disease -- assessing the efficacy of transsphenoidal surgery
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Endokrynol Pol 63:398-404. 2012
    ..Our study emphasises the need for long-term postoperative endocrinological follow-up, which facilitates early detection of recurrent hypercortisolemia...
  7. ncbi Complications of Cushing's disease - prospective evaluation and clinical characteristics. Do they affect the efficacy of surgical treatment?
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Radioisotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Endokrynol Pol 63:277-85. 2012
    ..It leads to the occurrence of typical somatic symptoms as well as cardiovascular and metabolic complications, which significantly increase morbidity and mortality and decrease quality of life in CD...
  8. ncbi [Type 1 diabetes-associated autoimmune diseases: screening, diagnostic principles and management]
    Przemysław R Witek
    Klinika Endokrynologii i Terapii Izotopowej CSK MON WIM, Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 16:23-34. 2012
    ..In this clinical review we present current opinions in terms of diagnosis, management and screening in the most common type 1 diabetes-associated autoimmune diseases...
  9. ncbi The relationship between efficacy of surgical treatment of Cushing disease and pathological -- immunohistochemical and ultrastructural -- confirmation of corticotroph tumour presence
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw
    Neurol Neurochir Pol 46:37-46. 2012
    ..This study aims to answer the question whether confirmation of corticotroph adenoma in pathological examinations increases the probability of surgical cure for CD...
  10. ncbi Spontaneous regression of non-functioning pituitary adenoma due to pituitary apoplexy following anticoagulation treatment - a case report and review of the literature
    Grzegorz Zielinski
    Department of Neurosurgery, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Endokrynol Pol 64:54-8. 2013
    ..We discuss therapeutic modalities with particular emphasis on morbidity and review the literature relating to the management of pituitary tumour apoplexy...
  11. ncbi Pituitary metastases from the oncocytic variant of follicular thyroid carcinoma: a case report and diagnostic dilemmas
    Ewa Matyja
    Maria Maksymowicz, MD, PhD, Department of Pathology, M Sklodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Centre and Institute of Oncology, 5 W L Roentgena Str, 02 781 Warsaw, Poland, phone 48 22 546 28 08, fax 48 22 546 29 84, E mail
    Folia Neuropathol 51:261-8. 2013
    ..The diagnostic dilemmas considering oncocytic features of the presented case are discussed. ..
  12. ncbi Ectopic Cushing's syndrome in light of modern diagnostic techniques and treatment options
    Przemysław Witek
    Department of Endocrinology and Isotope Therapy, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 36:201-8. 2015
    ..In this article we presented the principles of modern hormonal and imaging diagnostics techniques as well as the key issues associated with treatment of ACTH-dependent Cushing's syndrome due to EAS. ..
  13. doi Predictive value of preoperative magnetic resonance imaging of the pituitary for surgical cure in Cushing's disease
    Przemysław Witek
    Military Institute of Medicine, Department of Endocrinology, Warsaw, Poland
    Turk Neurosurg 22:747-52. 2012
    ..In such situations, some neurosurgical centers perform a diagnostic sellar exploration. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the relationship between the results of preoperative MRI of the pituitary and efficacy of TSS for CD...
  14. doi Outcomes in pituitary surgery in Nelson's syndrome - therapeutic pitfalls
    Grzegorz Zielinski
    Department of Neurosurgery, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
    Endokrynol Pol 66:504-13. 2015
    ..They are a challenging problem in neurosurgical practice. The aim of this work was to evaluate the early and long-term results of microsurgery in a single surgeon's series of patients with NS...