Delayed Onset of Isolated Unilateral Oculomotor Nerve Palsy Caused by Post-Traumatic Pituitary Apoplexy: A Case Report

Abstract

Post-traumatic pituitary apoplexy is uncommon, most of which present with a sudden onset of severe headache and visual impairments associated with a dumbbell-shaped pituitary tumor. We experienced an unusual case of post-traumatic pituitary apoplexy with atypical clinical features. A 66-year-old man presented with mild cerebral contusion and an incidentally… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1179547617731299

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@inproceedings{Ishigaki2017DelayedOO, title={Delayed Onset of Isolated Unilateral Oculomotor Nerve Palsy Caused by Post-Traumatic Pituitary Apoplexy: A Case Report}, author={Tomoki Ishigaki and Yotaro Kitano and Hirofumi Nishikawa and Genshin Mouri and Shigetoshi Shimizu and Fumitaka Miya and Hidenori Suzuki}, booktitle={Clinical medicine insights. Case reports}, year={2017} }