Prolactinoma: huge

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: MRI

Huge enhancing suprasellar mass with extension into sphenoid bone and cavernous sinuses.

5 years later

Modality: MRI

Follow-up (5 years) demonstrates almost complete involution.

Case Discussion

Huge prolactinoma (prolactin secreting pituitary macroadenoma), with extension into sphenoid bone and cavernous sinues.

Patient was treated with bromocriptine. No surgery or radiotherapy. Follow-up (5 years) demonstrates almost complete involution.

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Case Information

rID: 4961
Case created: 10th Nov 2008
Last edited: 30th Nov 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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