TITLE

Upward Oriented Sellar Spine. MRI Findings

AUTHOR(S)
Carpenzano, M.; Marini, E.; Valenti, R. E.; Ambrosetto, P.
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Neuroradiology Journal;Aug2010, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p426
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The sellar spine is a rare congenital malformation due to the persistence of a notochord rest within the fetal sella turcica. We describe a unique case of a sellar spine vertically oriented displacing the pituitary stalk upwards and forwards. The MRI findings are briefly discussed.
ACCESSION #
55527498

 

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