Pituicytoma

Known as: Pituicytoma (WHO Grade I), Posterior Pituitary Astrocytoma 
An extremely rare, WHO grade I, circumscribed and slow-growing tumor that arises from the neurohypophysis or infundibulum and described in adults. It… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
This review focuses on discussing the main changes on the upcoming fourth edition of the WHO Classification of Tumors of the… (More)
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2011
2011
Pituicytoma is a rare low-grade glial neoplasm that originates in the neurohypophysis or infundibulum. Because of its rare… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The 4(th) edition of the WHO Classification of Tumours of the Nervous System (WHO 2007) introduces changes that reflect both the… (More)
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2006
2006
Pituicytoma is a rare tumor in the sellar or suprasellar region with distinct histological characteristics of glial neoplasm. A… (More)
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2006
2006
Pituicytomas are rare tumors. Previously reported pituicytomas all presented with signs and symptoms relating to mass effect or… (More)
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2005
2005
Pituicytoma is a rare benign neoplasm, occurring in the sellar and suprasellar regions. Reported herein is a case of asymptomatic… (More)
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2005
2005
The crush cytology of a pituicytoma is reported. The lesion was resected from a 54-yr-old man with a 7-mo history of headache… (More)
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2001
2001
A 34-year-old man presented with a 4-month history of visual obscuration. Magnetic resonance imaging showed a solid, discrete… (More)
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2001
2001
Pituicytoma is a rare neoplasm occurring in the sellar and suprasellar regions. The tumor is currently considered to arise from… (More)
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1987
1987
Tumors of the posterior pituitary are rare and the previous nomenclature has been confusing. A 40-year-old man presented with… (More)
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