The assessment of the pituitary volume in normal prepubertal children with three-dimensional MRI


OKUR AKŞAN İ. , SARI A.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.46, no.3, pp.912-919, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.17826/cumj.898454
  • Title of Journal : CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.912-919
  • Keywords: prepubertal children, pituitary gland volume, 3D MRI, GLAND VOLUME, GROWTH, SIZE, AGE, SHAPE, HEIGHT, HYPERTROPHY, DIAGNOSIS, PROGNOSIS, SIGNAL

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of the present study is to measure the pituitary volume of the children who are under 12 years of age with normal pituitary function and find the reference interval of the normal pituitary volume in the prepubertal period