Two hundred and five cases of pituitary lesion were treated in Tri-Service General Hospital up to March 1989. A case of pituitary abscess was diagnosed during operation. The primary clinical manifestations are consequent upon the pituitary dysfunction and the mass effect of the pituitary abscess. A pre-operative diagnosis of pituitary abscess is usually very difficult. Transsphenoidal drainage with an appropriate antibiotic coverage may provide an optimistic prognosis.
|頁（從 - 到）||186-189|
|期刊||Chinese Medical Journal (Taipei)|
|出版狀態||已發佈 - 九月 1990|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- 醫藥 (全部)