Acta Neurochirurgica

, Volume 51, Issue 3, pp 209–217

Pituitary abscesses: Report of two cases and review of the literature

  • M. Scanarini
  • P. Cervellini
  • L. Rigobello
  • S. Mingrino
Article

DOI: 10.1007/BF01406747

Cite this article as:
Scanarini, M., Cervellini, P., Rigobello, L. et al. Acta neurochir (1980) 51: 209. doi:10.1007/BF01406747

Summary

Two cases of pituitary abscess are reported. Bacteriological and histological findings of both cases are discussed, together with data available from the literature.

Keywords

Pituitary abscessbrain abscesspituitary tumourinfection

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© Springer-Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Scanarini
    • 1
  • P. Cervellini
    • 1
  • L. Rigobello
    • 1
  • S. Mingrino
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of NeurosurgeryUniversity of PaduaItaly