Neuroimaging findings in a suprasellar granular cell tumor.

  title={Neuroimaging findings in a suprasellar granular cell tumor.},
  author={Mark D Wilkinson and Michael J. Fulham and Michael I. B. Besser},
  journal={Journal of computer assisted tomography},
  volume={27 1},
A 27-year-old woman presented with a history of amenorrhea, visual disturbance, and diabetes insipidus. Magnetic resonance imaging showed a large enhancing suprasellar mass with associated edema involving the left striatum. The lesion was hypometabolic on fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography. At surgery, a subtotal resection of a vascular tumor that appeared to arise from the posterior pituitary and hypothalamus was carried out. Pathologic examination revealed a granular cell tumor… CONTINUE READING

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