Pituitary and systemic autoimmunity in a case of intrasellar germinoma

@inproceedings{Gutenberg2009PituitaryAS,
  title={Pituitary and systemic autoimmunity in a case of intrasellar germinoma},
  author={Angelika Gutenberg and Jennifer J. Bell and Isabella Lupi and S C Tzou and Melissa A. Landek-Salgado and Hiroaki Kimura and Jack Su and Lefkothea P Karaviti and Roberto Salvatori and Patrizio Caturegli},
  booktitle={Pituitary},
  year={2009}
}
Germinomas arising in the sella turcica are difficult to differentiate from autoimmune hypophysitis because of similar clinical and pathological features. This differentiation, nevertheless, is critical for patient care due to different treatments of the two diseases. We report the case of an 11-year-old girl who presented with diabetes insipidus and growth… CONTINUE READING