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J Clin Neurosci. 2013 Nov;20(11):1615-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2013.02.004. Epub 2013 Jul 19.

Suprasellar and sellar paraganglioma presenting as a nonfunctioning pituitary macroadenoma.

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  • 1Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Lois Pope Life Center, 1095 NW 14th Terrace, D4-6, Miami, FL 33136, USA.

Abstract

It is extremely rare for paragangliomas to be present in the brain. We present a 44-year-old man with a suprasellar-sellar paraganglioma encasing the internal carotid arteries. We review all such tumors reported in the literature and conclude that paraganglioma should be kept in the differential diagnosis of unusual suprasellar-sellar lesions.

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KEYWORDS:

Diagnosis; Extra-adrenal; Paraganglioma; Sellar; Suprasellar

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