Clinical and imaging features of pituitary apoplexy and role of imaging in differentiation of clinical mimics.
- Pradeep Goyal,
- Michael Utz,
- Nishant Gupta,
- Yogesh Kumar,
- Manisha Mangla,
- Sonali Gupta,
- Rajiv Mangla
Quant Imaging Med Surg 2018 Mar;8(2):219-231
Department of Radiology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, USA.
To discuss the clinical syndrome, review common imaging findings of pituitary apoplexy (PA) and role of imaging in therapy and follow-up. Also, to review other acute clinical scenarios with similar clinical and/or imaging findings as PA. PA is a severe and potentially life-threatening medical emergency, characterized by constellation of symptoms/signs that occur as a result of acute hemorrhage and/or infarction in pituitary gland. Read More