Spinal cord surgery and galactorrhea: A case report

W. A. Faubion, S. Nader

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We report the case of a 30-year-old nonpregnant woman with amenorrhea and galactorrhea after spinal cord surgery. Activation of the afferent neuroendocrine pathway is postulated to have occurred at surgery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)465-466
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican journal of obstetrics and gynecology
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1997


  • Galactorrhea
  • Hyperprolactinemia
  • Spinal surgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology


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