Hans-Schuller-Christian disease

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai

Presentation

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

Patient Data

Age: 6 years
Gender: Male
Modality: 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.

Modality: CT

Destructive lesion of the sphenoid wing on right side

Case Discussion

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

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.

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Case Information

rID: 6586
Case created: 19th Jul 2009
Last edited: 28th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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