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Table 1 Clinical, radiologic, and pathological characteristics of 11 cases with pituicytomas

From: Clinical features, radiological profiles, pathological features and surgical outcomes of pituicytomas: a report of 11 cases and a pooled analysis of individual patient data

No. Sex Age (year) Signs and symptoms Tumor location Surgical approach Extent of resection Radiology Postoperative complications Immuno-histochemistry PFS (mo) Recurrence
1 M 46 Dizzy Suprasellar Craniotomy GTR Solid Hypophysis, intracranial infection S100(+), EMA(+), TTF-1(+), Ki-67 (2%) 12 No
2 F 46 None Suprasellar Craniotomy GTR Solid Hypophysis S100(+), GFAP(+), TTF-1(+), EMA(+), CD34(+), Ki-67 (1%) 34 Yes
3 F 47 Headache Intrasellar ETS GTR Solid Hypophysis, intracranial infection GFAP(+), TTF-1(+), CD34(+), S100(+), PR(+), EMA(+), Ki-67 (1%) 34 No
4 M 63 Vision loss Intrasellar and suprasellar ETS STR Uneven softness and toughness None S100(+), GFAP(+), TTF-1(+), EMA(+), Ki-67 (1%) 36 Yes
5 M 53 Vision loss Intrasellar Craniotomy STR Solid None S100(+), GFAP(+), TTF-1(+), EMA(+), vimentin(+), Ki-67 (1%) 88 Yes
6 M 32 Headache with decreased vision Suprasellar Craniotomy GTR Solid Hypophysis GFAP(+), S100(+), EMA(+), TTF-1(+), Ki-67 (1–3%) 24 No
7 F 51 Vision loss Intrasellar Craniotomy STR Uneven softness and toughness Hypophysis GFAP(+), S100(+), EMA(+), TTF-1(+), Ki-67 (1–5%) 22 Yes
8 F 65 None Intrasellar and suprasellar Craniotomy STR Soft None S100(+), GFAP(+), TTF-1(+), EMA(+), Ki-67 (1%) 12 No
9 F 38 Menstrual disorder Suprasellar Craniotomy STR Solid None GFAP(+), S100(+), EMA(+), TTF-1(+), CD34(+), Ki-67 (4%) 28 No
10 F 54 Headache Intrasellar ETS GTR Soft None S100(+), EMA(+), TTF-1(+), CD34(+), SMA(+), Ki-67 (1–3%) 22 No
11 M 47 Dizzy Suprasellar Craniotomy GTR Solid Hypophysis and anemia S100(+), EMA(+), TTF-1(+), Ki67 (2%) 16 No
  1. M Male, GTR Gross total resection, EMA Endomysial antibody, TTF-1 Thyroid transcription factor-1, F Female, GFAP Glial fibrillary acidic protein, PR Progesterone receptor, ETS Endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery, STR Subtotal resection, SMA Smooth muscle actin