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Sella

Phillipe . French Rugby Union football player; played 111 internationals for France (1982--95), making him the game's most capped player
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MRI confirmed presence of an atrophic anterior pituitary and empty sella.
Imaging in the form of CT and pneumoencephalography demonstrated evidence of primary empty sella.
The term empty sella is used to describe an anatomic state in which the arachnoid and CSF extend or herniate into the sella, enlarging it through an incompetent diaphragm.
MRI detected an empty sella and fluid collections in the ethmoid sinuses and nasal cavity.
Review of the MRI obtained in May 1999 revealed a nearly empty sella that contained a cystic mass with suprasellar extension, The mas s did not enhance with contrast medium and was isointense with CSF on all image sequences; there was obvious distortion and elevation of the optic chiasm (Fig 2).
Reversible empty sella in idiopathic intracranial hypertension: An indicator of successful therapy?
Coexistent empty sella and prolactin-secreting micoradenoma.