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Pituitary Hyperplasia

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  • convex superior margin of pituitary
  • upper limits of normal CC dimension
    • lactating women: 12 mm
    • menstruating women: 10 mm
    • males/postmenopause: 8 mm
    • infants: 6 mm
  • DDx: Turner, Klinefilters, hypothyroidis, Addison, end-organ failure.
Source: StatDX
Link: http://www.ajnr.org/content/18/3/551.full.pdf
Link: http://radiology.rsna.org/content/213/2/383.full
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Written by lmwong

November 3, 2011 at 2:31 pm

Posted in neuro, upper