Tag Archives: pituitary adenoma

Gangliocytomas of the seller region: present and future

Gangliocytomas are well-differentiated tumors formed by irregular groups of large multipolar neurons, often with atypical characteristics. They are benign tumors and a complete tumor resection is considered curative. Their localization in the sellar region is extremely rare

The resilient pituitary gland: What happens when the pituitary gland has to be cut during surgery?

The pituitary gland is considered to be the “master endocrine gland”. It is a pea-sized structure located at the base of the brain, important in controlling growth and development and the functioning of the other endocrine glands.