Items tagged “pituitary”

65 results found
Case

Pituitary macroadenoma

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 07 May 2008
86% complete
MRI
Case

Pituitary apoplexy

 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 19 May 2008
63% complete
MRICT
Article

Pituitary stalk

The pituitary stalk, also known as the infundibulum or infundibular stalk, is largely outside the blood brain barrier like the rest of the pituitary and therefore normally enhances following the administration of gadolinium. It gradually tapers inferiorly, and superiorly is spread by the infundi...
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Pituitary stalk abnormal enhancement (differential)

Abnormal nodular enhancement of the pituitary stalk can be seen in: tumours germinoma hypothalamic glioma CNS lymphoma pituicytoma granular cell tumour of the pituitary (a.k.a. pituitary choristoma) pilocytic astrocytoma of the neurohypophysis (a.k.a. infundibuloma) pituitary metastases...
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Meningioma of tuberculum sella

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 27 Jan 2009
80% complete
MRI
Article

Pituitary gland

The pituitary gland, together with its connections to the hypothalamus, acts as the main endocrine interface between the central nervous system and the rest of the body.  Gross anatomy The pituitary gland sits atop the base of the skull in a concavity within the sphenoid bone called the sella ...
Case

Pituitary apoplexy

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 07 May 2008
86% complete
MRI
Article

Pituitary apoplexy

Pituitary apoplexy is an acute clinical syndrome caused by either haemorrhagic or non-haemorrhagic necrosis of the pituitary gland 2. Although variable, it typically comprises of headache, visual deficits, ophthalmoplegia, and altered mental status 7. An existing pituitary macroadenoma is usuall...
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Pituitary metastasis

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 23 Sep 2009
100% complete
MRI
Article

Craniopharyngioma

Craniopharyngiomas are relatively benign (WHO grade I) neoplasms that typically arise in the sellar/suprasellar region. They account for ~1-5% of primary brain tumours, and can occur anywhere along the infundibulum (from the floor of the third ventricle, to the pituitary gland). There are two p...
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Craniophyaryngioma (adamantinomatous)

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 12 Jan 2010
78% complete
CTMRI
Case

Callosal dysgenesis and ectopic posterior pituitary

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 26 Jan 2010
86% complete
MRI
Case

Pituitary apoplexy

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 07 Feb 2010
77% complete
MRIAnnotated image
Case

Lymphocytic hypophysitis

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 09 Mar 2010
84% complete
MRICT
Case

Pituitary adenoma - null cell

Pituitary adenoma...
 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 13 Mar 2010
71% complete
MRI
Case

Rathke cleft cyst

 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 14 Mar 2010
77% complete
MRI
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Normal pituitary enhancement

Dynamic enhanced ...
 Diagnosis not applicable
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 15 Mar 2010
45% complete
MRI
Case

Rathke cleft cyst

Rathke cyst : T1
 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 18 Mar 2010
62% complete
MRI
Case

Normal midline brain MRI

 Diagnosis not applicable
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 29 May 2010
50% complete
MRI
Case

Pituitary microadenoma

Pituitary microad...
 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 17 Aug 2010
59% complete
MRI

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