Rathke's pouch

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Rathke's pouch

[′rät‚kēz ‚pau̇ch]
(embryology)
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Rathke's cysts might be difficult to be differentiated from other intra- or suprasellar masses on pure radiologic bases because of variable intensities of signal on MRI sequences.
The most common lesions needing to be differentiated from Rathke's cysts are pituitary adenomas and craniopharyngiomas.