Empty sella

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
MRI

The pituitary fossa is expanded and filled with CSF intensity fluid. The infundibulum is mostly central (certainly not significantly displaced) and extends down to the floor of the sella where a thin lining of soft tissue is present. 

Case Discussion

Patient with estabilshed benign intracranial hypertension, with prominant empty sella.

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Case information

rID: 5661
Case created: 4th Mar 2009
Last edited: 10th Dec 2015
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