Cerebral hemorrhagic infarction after radiation for pituitary adenoma.

@article{Ogaki2002CerebralHI,
  title={Cerebral hemorrhagic infarction after radiation for pituitary adenoma.},
  author={Satoko Ogaki and Seiji Suzuki and Hiroaki Suzuki and Masatsune Suzuki and Hitoshi Shimano and Hideo Toyoshima and Hirohito Sone and Yukichi Okuda and Nobuhiro Yamada},
  journal={Internal medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={41 10},
  pages={834-8}
}
We report a case of cerebral hemorrhagic infarction after radiation for pituitary adenoma. A 55-year-old woman was hospitalized to check for aldosteronism, post-operative pituitary function, and recurrence of thyroid cancer. She had short-term memory disturbance beginning two months prior to admission. Brain MRI showed a T1 and T2 high intensity lesion of her left anterolateral thalamus. Brain MRA revealed a narrowing in her left middle cerebral artery. The abnormal brain lesion was diagnosed… CONTINUE READING

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