Pictorial CME

Sethi, N.K.; Reddi, R.; Anand, I. and Sethi, P.K. (2002) Pictorial CME. Journal of the Association of Physicians of India, 50. 294.

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Abstract

Fourty three year old male presented with complaint of gradual increase in size of hands and feet for the past eight years. Patients shoe size went up from size eight to size ten. He also complained of heaviness of head. There was no history of vomiting, blurring of vision, diplopia, tinnintus. MRI brain revealed sellar mass lesion suggestive of pituitary macroadenoma. His growth hormone level was found to be 25 ng/ml leading to acromegaly.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Sellar Mass Lesion, Pituitary Macroadenoma, Acromegaly, Patient, Case Report
Subjects:Musculoskeletal Diseases > Bone Diseases > Bone Diseases, Endocrine
Endocrine Diseases > Endocrine Gland Neoplasms > Pituitary Neoplasms
Endocrine Diseases > Pituitary Diseases > Pituitary Neoplasms
Endocrine Diseases > Pituitary Diseases > Hyperpituitarism
Neoplasms > Neoplasms by Histologic Type > Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
-Institutional Repositories > Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
ID Code:2469
Deposited By:Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
Deposited On:23 November 2007

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