hrp0094p2-390 | Pituitary, neuroendocrinology and puberty | ESPE2021

A case of partially Empty Sella with hypopituitarism in a child

Pratap Rajat , Mason Leah , Basu Supriyo ,

Introduction: Empty Sella (ES) is a radiological finding which is due to herniation of subarachnoid space into sella turcica. ItÂ’s partial, when <50% space is filled with cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and complete, when CSF fills >50% with pituitary gland flattened to <=2mm. Actual occurrence is debatable and often noted incidentally during magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). However, it can cause pituitary hormone (PH) dysfunctions, most commonly g...