Rathke cleft cyst

Rath·ke cleft cyst

(raht'kĕ),
an intrasellar or suprasellar cyst lined by cuboidal epithelium derived from remnants of Rathke pouch.

Rath·ke cleft cyst

(raht'kĕ kleft sist)
An intrasellar or suprasellar cyst lined by cuboidal epithelium derived from remnants of the Rathke pouch.

Rathke,

Martin H., German anatomist, physiologist, and pathologist, 1793-1860.
Rathke bundles - muscular bundles on the lining walls of the ventricles of the heart. Synonym(s): trabeculae carneae
Rathke cleft cyst - an intrasellar or suprasellar cyst lined by cuboidal epithelium derived from remnants of Rathke pouch. Synonym(s): Rathke cyst
Rathke column
Rathke cyst - Synonym(s): Rathke cleft cyst
Rathke diverticulum - a tubular outgrowth of ectoderm from the stomodeum of the embryo. Synonym(s): pituitary diverticulum; Rathke pocket; Rathke pouch
Rathke duct
Rathke fold - two fetal folds of mesoderm.
Rathke pocket - Synonym(s): Rathke diverticulum
Rathke pouch - Synonym(s): Rathke diverticulum
Rathke pouch tumor - a suprasellar neoplasm, usually cystic, that develops from the nests of epithelium derived from Rathke pouch. Synonym(s): craniopharyngioma
Rathke punch
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The differential diagnoses to consider include a non-haemorrhagic pituitary macro-adenoma, a craniopharyngioma, a Rathke cleft cyst, a pituitary abscess, primary intra-pituitary haemorrhage, or a giant thrombosed intra-sellar aneurysm.