Pituitary macroadenoma

Case contributed by Bahman Rasuli
Diagnosis almost certain


Headache and gradual visual loss

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

There is a 10 x 13 x 18 mm pituitary macroadenoma originating from the lower left part of the adenohypophysis with sella floor erosion and extension through the clivus bone. The mass shows close contact with the left internal carotid artery cavernosal segment.

Case Discussion

MRI demonstrating features consistent with a pituitary macroadenoma.

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