Hand-Schuller-Christian disease

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai

Presentation

Polydipsia, polyuria. Suspected diabetes insipidus.

Patient Data

Age: 6 years
Gender: Male

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.

MRI

Brain MRI reveals destructive lesion of the sphenoid wing on right side with thickening of the pituitary stalk and enhancing soft tissue in the sella and along the posterior aspect of the clivus.

Destructive lesion with beveled edges of the sphenoid wing on the right side.

Case Discussion

MRI reveals destructive lesion of the sphenoid wing on the right side with thickening of the pituitary stalk and enhancing soft tissue in the sella and along the posterior aspect of the clivus.

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Case information

rID: 6586
Published: 19th Jul 2009
Last edited: 29th Jan 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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