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Cavernous sinus syndrome secondary to pituitary adenoma: A case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20155662     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In this case report we demonstrate the intimate association between the sella turcica and the cavernous sinus and review the neuroanatomy involved. The otolaryngologist should be aware of this association when collaborating with a neurosurgeon in pituitary surgery.
Authors:
Michael J Barry; Ashley A Schroeder
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Ear, nose, & throat journal     Volume:  89     ISSN:  1942-7522     ISO Abbreviation:  Ear Nose Throat J     Publication Date:  2010 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-02-15     Completed Date:  2010-04-27     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7701817     Medline TA:  Ear Nose Throat J     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  E1-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA 23708, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Cavernous Sinus / pathology*
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Male
Pituitary Neoplasms / complications*,  pathology*

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