Pituitary microadenoma

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


Elderly male presenting with endocrine disturbance.

Patient Data

Age: Elderly
Gender: Male

Rounded expansion of the pituitary gland to the right of the midline slightly displacing the stalk to the left. On postcontrast images it enhances less than the surrounding pituitary gland. 

Case Discussion

MRI demonstrating features consistent with a pituitary microadenoma.

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Case information

rID: 4725
Published: 2nd Oct 2008
Last edited: 27th Feb 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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