Request PDF on ResearchGate | Apoplejía pituitaria. Revisión del tema | La apoplejía pituitaria es un síndrome caracterizado por una necrosis o hemorragia en. La apoplejía pituitaria es normalmente el resultado de un infarto hemorrágico que acontece a un adenoma hipofisario. La presentación clínica comprende un. Abstract. ZAMORA, Adrián; MARTINEZ, Paola and BAYONA, Hernán. Pituitary tumor apoplexy. Acta Med Colomb [online]. , vol, n.3, pp

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At surgery, a haemorrhagicpituitary adenoma was found. Acta Med Colomb ; Acta Med Colomb [online].

This item has received. J La State Med Soc ; Services on Demand Article. The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two receding years. Rarely, sudden haemorrhage into the tumour causes severe headache, often with acute chiasmal compression or oculomotor nerve palsy from rapid expansion of the tumour, pituitary apoplexy.

Applejia report the case of a patient with a previously unknown pituitary adenoma presenting as a tumor apoplexy. The ptosis resolved completely postoperatively. Continuing navigation will be considered as acceptance of this use. Carrera 16 A No.


Apoplejía pituitaria. Revisión del tema | Neurocirugía (English edition)

Headache is common and may be the only apoplrjia symptom. Tumours of the central nervous system. Subsequent magnetic resonance angiography MRA also revealed narrowing of the left carotid siphon and images of the brain showed a pituitary tumour of inhomogenous but mainly high signal intensity on T1 weighted images T1WI and iso-intensity on T2 weighted images T2WIin keeping with a haemorrhagic tumour.

No Shinkei Geka ; Cerebral ischemia due to pituitary apoplexy is very rare. Apoplejiia Med J ; Both tumours were demonstrable on CT. Recurrent oculomotor palsy due to haemorrhage in pituitary adenoma.

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Article in pdf pitiutaria Article in xml format Article references How to cite this article Automatic translation Send this article by e-mail. Clinically the patient develops sudden headache, meningismus, visual disturbances, even blindness, and occasionally decrease in level of consciousness.

How to cite this article. J Card Surg ; South Med J ; There was a previous history of hypertension but not diabetes mellitus. Pituitari to our Newsletter. SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and qualitative measure of the journal’s impact.

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Digital subtraction angiography of the carotid and vertebral circulation revealed persistent narrowing of the left carotid siphon but no aneurysm. Neurosurgery journals Neurosurgery society Useful addresses.


Pituitary apoplexy is a surgical emergency. Patients may present with acute ptosis. Pktuitaria tomography angiography revealed a pituitary tumour with mild enhancement on delayed images.

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You can change the settings or obtain more information by clicking here. Subscriber If you already have your login data, please click here. Anisocoria was not a consistent feature and extraocular muscle palsies varied between patients.

Acquired causes include posterior communicating artery PCA aneurysms, diabetes mellitus, contact lenses, myasthenia gravis and Horner’s syndrome. Unilateral ptosis may be congenital or acquired.

How to cite this article. Pituitary apoplexy after subtotal thyroidectomy in an acromegalic patient with a large goiter.

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