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Outcome in surgically treated Rathke's cleft cysts: long-term monitoring needed.

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OBJECTIVE: To clarify the outcome of all cases of Rathke's cleft cysts (RCC) treated surgically and followed up in Oxford during a long-term period. SUBJECTS AND METHODS: The records of all patients with RCC seen in the Department of Endocrinology between January 1978 and June 2009 were reviewed. RESULTS: A total of 33 patients (20 females, median age 43 years) were identified. At presentation, major visual field defects were detected in 58% of patients and gonadotrophin, ACTH and TSH defici...

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10.1530/eje-11-0142

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
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Journal:
European journal of endocrinology / European Federation of Endocrine Societies
Volume:
165
Issue:
1
Pages:
33-37
Publication date:
2011-07-01
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EISSN:
1479-683X
ISSN:
0804-4643
Source identifiers:
134959

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