An Unusual Presentation of Nelson's Syndrome with Apoplexy and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

@article{Gazioglu2002AnUP,
  title={An Unusual Presentation of Nelson's Syndrome with Apoplexy and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage},
  author={Nurperi M Gazioglu and Pınar Kadıoglu and Eylem {\"O}cal and Haldun Erman and Ziya Akar and B{\"u}ge {\"O}z},
  journal={Pituitary},
  year={2002},
  volume={5},
  pages={267-274}
}
A thirty-eight year-old lady with a history of bilateral adrenalectomy for Cushing's disease seven years previously, presented with sudden onset of severe headache, nausea, vomiting and loss of consciousness. She was somnolent and confused. She had neck stiffness, sixth nerve palsy and mydriasis on the left side. Computerized tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies revealed a non-homogeneous, grade IV D pituitary mass lesion associated with hemorrhage in the chiasmatic… CONTINUE READING
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