Computed Tomographic Correlation with Pituitary Function in Sheehan’s Syndrome

@inproceedings{Lee1992ComputedTC,
  title={Computed Tomographic Correlation with Pituitary Function in Sheehan’s Syndrome},
  author={Hyun Chul Lee and Eun Jig Lee and Kwan W. Lee and Kwang Jin Ahn and Tae Seop Jung and Dong Ik Kim and Kap Bum Huh},
  booktitle={The Korean journal of internal medicine},
  year={1992}
}
Twenty six patients with Sheehan's syndrome were studied with high-resolution computed tomography (CT) and the sequential pituitary stimulation test in order to correlate the CT findings of the sella turcica with the pituitary reserve functions. CT revealed 21 completely empty sella (CES), 4 partially empty sella (PES) and 1 normal sella. Panhypopituitarism occurred in 1 of 4 patients with PES and 20 of 21 with CES. One patient showing normal sella had a normal preservation of prolactin (PRL… CONTINUE READING