J shaped sella

A J-shaped sella is a variant configuration of the sella turcica, where the tuberculum sellae is flattened, thus forming the straight edge of the "J". The dorsum sellae remains rounded and forms the loop of the "J".

Differential diagnosis

Differential diagnosis for a J-shaped sella includes 1,2:

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rID: 12447
Sections: Gamuts, Signs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • J-shpaed sella

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