Lucio Vilar

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    Vilar L, Freitas M, Naves L, Canadas V, Albuquerque J, Botelho C, et al. The role of non-invasive dynamic tests in the diagnosis of Cushing's syndrome. J Endocrinol Invest. 2008;31:1008-13 pubmed
  2. Vilar L, Naves L, Azevedo M, Arruda M, Arahata C, Moura e Silva L, et al. Effectiveness of cabergoline in monotherapy and combined with ketoconazole in the management of Cushing's disease. Pituitary. 2010;13:123-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, the addition of relatively low doses of ketoconazole led to normalization of UFC in about two-thirds of patients not achieving a full response to cabergoline. ..
  3. Vilar L, Azevedo M, Naves L, Casulari L, Albuquerque J, Montenegro R, et al. Role of the addition of cabergoline to the management of acromegalic patients resistant to longterm treatment with octreotide LAR. Pituitary. 2011;14:148-56 pubmed publisher
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    Vilar L, Naves L, Freitas M, Lima M, Canadas V, Albuquerque J, et al. Clinical and laboratory features greatly overlap in patients with macroprolactinemia or monomeric hyperprolactinemia. Minerva Endocrinol. 2007;32:79-86 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and laboratory features of 64 patients with macroprolactinemia and to compare them to those of individuals with monomeric hyperprolactinemia...
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    Vilar L, Freitas M, Faria M, Montenegro R, Casulari L, Naves L, et al. Pitfalls in the diagnosis of Cushing's syndrome. Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol. 2007;51:1207-16 pubmed
    ..Bilateral inferior petrosal sinus sampling is mainly indicated when non-invasive tests do not allow a diagnostic definition. In the present paper, the most important pitfalls in the investigation of CS are reviewed. ..
  6. Vilar L, Naves L, Casulari L, Azevedo M, Albuquerque J, Serfaty F, et al. Management of prolactinomas in Brazil: an electronic survey. Pituitary. 2010;13:199-206 pubmed publisher