Pituitary hemorrhage

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Moderate headaches, MRI was essentially prescribed because the patient's mother had died of a brain tumor.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
MRI

Pituitary hemorrhage. 

Case Discussion

Probably a subclinical case of pituitary apoplexy. Neoplastic origin of hemorrhage is reported in the majority of cases 1.

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