Pituitary macroadenoma

Case contributed by Dr Utkarsh Kabra


Headache and blurring of vision.

Patient Data

Age: 64
Gender: Male

Large lobulated sellar, suprasellar mass lesion causing enlargement and ballooning of sella with erosion of dorsum sella. It is splaying and displacing optic chiasma superiorly. Bilateral parasellar (R>L) extension are seen partially encasing cavernous segment of bilateral ICA and partially effacing Meckel’s cave.

Case Discussion

MRI features are suggestive of a pituitary macroadenoma.

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Case information

rID: 47130
Case created: 1st Aug 2016
Last edited: 3rd Aug 2016
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