Title: Optic tract edema sign and craniopharyngiomas
Authors: Siemons, W ×
Wilms, Guy
Theys, Tom #
Issue Date: Jan-2010
Publisher: Assoc royal soc scientifiques medicales belges
Series Title: Jbr-btr vol:93 issue:1 pages:28-29
Abstract: Two patients with craniopharyngioma presenting with the "optic tract edema sign" are described. This sign is seen in a majority of craniopharyngiomas and can be of help in the differentiation with other suprasellar masses such as pituitary adenomas, meningiomas, germinomas and lymphomas. Nevertheless it has to be emphasized that the sign is not absolute and can be seen now and then in these other tumors.
ISSN: 1780-2393
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Radiology
Research Group Neurophysiology
Translational MRI (+)
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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