Pituitary Abscess

Known as: Abscess of pituitary 
An inflammatory or infectious process in the pituitary gland characterized by a circumscribed, walled collection of purulent material.
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2012
2012
Primary pituitary abscess is a rare clinical condition at a young age. It is characterised by atypical clinical features which… (More)
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2008
2008
Pituitary abscess is a rare infection and it is difficult to make the correct diagnosis. It is usually treated by a combination… (More)
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2006
2006
Pituitary abscess is a rare but potentially life-threatening disease. The correct preoperative diagnosis of pituitary abscess is… (More)
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2006
2006
A pituitary abscess is a rare pathology, but it must be considered when evaluating sellar masses, since its prognosis depends on… (More)
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2004
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2004
Background. Pituitary abscess is rare and most of the cases are of bacterial origin. True fungal pituitary abscess is extremely… (More)
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2002
2002
Pituitary abscesses are potentially life-threatening lesions if not appropriately diagnosed and treated. The authors have… (More)
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1997
Review
1997
Pituitary abscess is a rare condition occurring in various age groups. Only about a hundred cases have been reported in the… (More)
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1995
1995
We report a case of a culture-proven intrasellar Candida albicans abscess. A 36-year-old woman presented with a history of… (More)
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1983
1983
A 25-year-old woman from India, 3 months postpartum, presented with continued lactation (prolact in 108 ng / ml) and a left… (More)
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1980
1980
A case of pituitary abscess is reported in which the diagnosis was made during surgery. The difficulties in diagnosis and… (More)
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