Hand-Schuller-Christian disease

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai

Presentation

6 year old male child with polydipsia, polyuria. Suspected diabetes insipidus.

Patient Data

Age: 6 years
Gender: Male
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 bevelled edges of the sphenoid wing on the right side.

Case Discussion

Brain 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
Case created: 19th Jul 2009
Last edited: 6th Nov 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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