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Rathke's cleft cysts.

Abstract:

Rathke's cleft cysts (RCCs) are benign, sellar and/or suprasellar lesions originating from the remnants of Rathke's pouch. Although a common finding in routine autopsies (12-33% of normal pituitary glands), symptomatic cases are rare and comprise 5-15% of all surgically resected sellar lesions. Small, asymptomatic RCC do not require surgical intervention, and their natural history is not clear. In series of nonoperated presumed RCCs, 26-94% did not progress during follow-up periods up to 9 ye...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
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Author
Journal:
Clinical endocrinology
Volume:
76
Issue:
2
Pages:
151-160
Publication date:
2012-02-01
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EISSN:
1365-2265
ISSN:
0300-0664
Source identifiers:
180573
Language:
English
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pubs:180573
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uuid:414b9842-bf78-49c9-90bc-9d793f9ef32c
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pubs:180573
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2012-12-19

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