Cystic granular cell tumor mimicking Rathke cleft cyst.

  title={Cystic granular cell tumor mimicking Rathke cleft cyst.},
  author={Michael L. Mumert and Michael T. Walsh and Steven S-M Chin and William T. Couldwell},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  volume={114 2},
Symptomatic granular cell tumors of the neurohypophysis are a rarely reported entity. To the authors' knowledge, they report the first fully described case of a symptomatic granular cell tumor with a large cystic component. A 31-year-old woman presented with headaches and visual complaints with imaging findings confirming a cystic sellar and suprasellar mass. The lesion was resected, and histological examination confirmed the diagnosis. The literature has shown that granular cell tumors are… CONTINUE READING


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