TITLE

Rathke's Cleft Cysts in Children and Adolescents: Association with Female Puberty

AUTHOR(S)
Katavetin, Paravee; Cheunsuchon, Pornsuk; Grant, Ellen; Boepple, Paul A.; Hedley-Whyte, E. Tessa; Misra, Madhusmita; Levitsky, Lynne L.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism;Nov2010, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p1175
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a review of 13 cases of patients treated for Rathke's cleft cysts (RCC). Information on RCC, a common pituitary lesion, is provided including its detection through magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Results of the review are discussed in terms of demographics, clinical manifestations, findings from the pituitary imaging, surgical and non-surgical cases, and results of estrogen receptor and progesterone receptor immunostaining.
ACCESSION #
57505890

 

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