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Dokumenttyp:
journal article 
Autor(en):
Kroppenstedt, SN; Liebig, T; Mueller, W; Gräf, KJ; Lanksch, WR; Unterberg, AW 
Titel:
Secondary abscess formation in pituitary adenoma after tooth extraction. Case report. 
Abstract:
The presence of an abscess in a pituitary tumor is a very rare finding. The authors report the case of a 69-year-old man with a pituitary adenoma confirmed by neuroimaging results, in whom a high fever, meningismus, and left-sided ophthalmoplegia developed 4 days after tooth extraction. The results of serial cranial magnetic resonance imaging were highly indicative of an abscess formation within the pituitary adenoma. During surgery the tumor was approached transsphenoidally and removed. Histolo...    »
 
Zeitschriftentitel:
J Neurosurg 
Jahr:
2001 
Band / Volume:
94 
Heft / Issue:
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
335-8 
Sprache:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0022-3085 
TUM Einrichtung:
r Neuroradiologie