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sella

 [sel´ah] (L.)
a saddle-shaped depression. adj., adj sel´lar.
empty sella see empty-sella syndrome.
sella tur´cica a depression on the upper surface of the sphenoid bone, lodging the pituitary gland.
Sella turcica in the superior aspect of the sphenoid bone. From Dorland's, 2000.

sad·dle

(sad'ĕl),
1. A structure shaped like, or suggestive of, a seat or saddle used in horseback riding. Synonym(s): sella
2. Synonym(s): denture base

sad·dle

(sad'ĕl)
1. A structure shaped like, or suggestive of, a seat or saddle as used in horseback riding.
Synonym(s): sella.
2. Synonym(s): denture base.
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Although the main role of neuro-imaging in IIH is to exclude other pathologies that cause increased CSF pressure, MRI findings that can be detected by modern neuroimaging methods such as empty sella, tortuosity of optic nerve, flattened posterior globe/sclera, contrast enhancement of vessels in the optic disc, meningocele formation, diffusion restriction at the optic nerve head, and transverse sinus stenosis were found to be related to diagnosis (13).
of Cases Percentage Carotid 28 35% Sella 21 26.25% Lateral Wall 10 12.5% Optic Nerve 2 2.5% Sella and Carotid 9 11.25% Carotid and Lateral Wall 5 6.25% Sella, Carotid and Lateral 1 1.25% Wall No Septum 4 5% Figure 6.
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In 1904, Erdheim postulated that craniopharyngiomas developed from squamous remnants of the obliterated craniopharyngeal duct, suggesting that these tumors may arise at any point along the tract of migration of Rathke's pouch from the vomer, the roof of the nasopharynx, or through the midline sphenoid bone beneath the floor of the sella turcica.
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