Sellar and juxtasellar neoplasms

Carlos Bazan, Kathleen Kagan-Hallet, Ronald A. Rauch, J. Randy Jinkins

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Magnetic resonance imaging is the modality of choice for evaluating lesions in and around the sella turcica. The article highlights various neoplasms of the pituitary gland and the juxtasellar region. The differentiating imaging characteristics and clinical presentations of these neoplasms are discussed. Even with the best imaging techniques available, however, biopsy or excision of the lesion is still necessary to establish the histologic diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)78-90
Number of pages13
JournalTopics in Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Issue number4
StatePublished - Sep 1992

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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