Diseases of the Sella and Parasellar Region

  • Walter Kucharczyk
  • Charles L. Truwit


Pituitary adenomas are by far the most common relevant pathology in the region of the sella turcica. Accordingly, a large part of this synopsis is devoted to them; the remainder discusses other common lesions in this area. The emphasis is on imaging and differential diagnoses.


Pituitary Adenoma Pituitary Gland Cavernous Sinus Cavernous Hemangioma Sella Turcica 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Walter Kucharczyk
    • 1
  • Charles L. Truwit
    • 2
  1. 1.University of TorontoTorontoCanada
  2. 2.University of MinnesotaMinneapolisUSA

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