Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Sep 1, , N. Wadhène and others published Apoplexie pituitaire. stroke in a patient with pituitary apoplexy, cervical carotid artery stenosis and hypotensionAVC massif chez un patient présentant une apoplexie pituitaire, une . AVC massif chez un patient présentant une apoplexie pituitaire, une sténose carotide et par le gadolinium indique la présence d’une apoplexie hypophysaire.
|Published (Last):||8 February 2009|
|PDF File Size:||7.82 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||11.18 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Twenty-two patients did not know that they had a pituitary tumor when the apoplexy occurred.
Symptoms and signs ranged from isolated ocular paresis to a deep coma. Seventeen patients experienced a decrease in their visual acuity. Twenty patients underwent surgery; 18 of them by a transsphenoidal approach.
There was no case of complete visual recovery among the blind patients. Pituitary apoplexy is a clinical concept.
Apoplexies pituitaires – EM|consulte
It applies only to symptomatic cases. It is generally a complication of a pituitary adenoma which is in most cases unknown. There are different degrees of severity; PA can even pituuitaire life-threatening. The principal aim of surgery in the acute phase is the improvement of visual prognosis. In our series, blind patients or those with a history of visual loss for more than a pituiaire or with a blindness had a poorer prognosis. Journal page Archives Contents list.
Access to the text HTML.
Access to the PDF text. Access to the full text of this article requires a subscription.
Intra-adenomatous pituitary apoplexy
If you are a subscriber, please sign in ‘My Account’ at the top right of the screen. If you want to subscribe to this journal, see our rates You can purchase this item in Pay Per View: Outline Masquer le plan. Top of the page – Article Outline. Contact Help Who are we?
There was a problem providing the content you requested
As per the Law relating to information storage and personal integrity, you have the right to oppose art 26 of that lawaccess art 34 of that law and rectify art 36 of that law your personal data. You may thus request that your data, should it be inaccurate, incomplete, unclear, outdated, not be used or stored, be corrected, clarified, updated or deleted.
Personal information regarding our website’s visitors, including their identity, is confidential. The owners of this website hereby guarantee to respect the legal confidentiality conditions, applicable in France, and not to disclose this data to third parties.
You can move this window by clicking on the headline.