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19 Possible Causes for Shallow Sella Turcica

  • Hallermann Syndrome

    European Respiratory Journal 1999 14: 974-977; DOI: Abstract A 26 yr old puerperal female with Hallermann-Streiff syndrome developed serious obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome during pregnancy. She underwent an elective Caesarean section delivery, but ending the pregnancy did not improve her clinical symptoms. By[…][doi.org]

  • Panhypopituitarism

    The sella turcica is shallow, and pituitary gland is thin and small and enhances with contrast (green arrows).[healio.com]

  • Cardiac Dilatation

    (J-shaped) sella turcica (95%) GI: Hepatomegaly Skin: Naevi flammei (70%) Small voice Eye Choroid hypoplasia Retinal yellowish dots & pigment dispersion Wilms tumor (4%)[neuromuscular.wustl.edu] Nanism Onset: Birth (Prenatal) Muscle: Hypotonia 80% Cardiac: Constrictive pericarditis Skeletal Prenatal growth failure Slender stature Cystic dysplasia of tibia (30%) Long shallow[neuromuscular.wustl.edu]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 6

    […] orbits, enlarged J-shaped sella turcica (a saddle-shaped skull structure into which sits the bottom of the pituitary gland), and abnormal spacing of the teeth with dentigerous[themedicalbiochemistrypage.org] […] refers to a constellation of skeletal abnormalities that are characterized by an enlarged skull, thickened calvarium, premature closure of lamboid and sagittal sutures, shallow[themedicalbiochemistrypage.org]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 1H

    Dystosis multiplex is characterized by an enlarged skull, thickened calvarium, premature closure of lamboid and sagittal sutures, shallow orbits, enlarged J-shaped sella turcica[themedicalbiochemistrypage.org] The sella turcica is elongated, shallow and shaped like a shoe. The optic foramina are large.[medcaretips.com]

  • Dyggve-Melchior-Clausen Syndrome

    sella turcica; essentially normal teeth; generalized platyspondyly with apparently increased intervertebral disk spaces, superior and inferior notches at the anterior end[dev.docslide.net] […] years (Patient 1 ) and 4% years (Patient 2) showed (Fig. 3a-e) generalized reduced bone density; dolichocephaly and moderate hypo- plasia of facial bones; an elongated and shallow[dev.docslide.net]

  • Mucolipidosis Type 1

    […] orbits, enlarged J-shaped sella turcica (a saddle-shaped skull structure into which sits the bottom of the pituitary gland), and abnormal spacing of the teeth with dentigerous[themedicalbiochemistrypage.org] […] multiplex represents a constellation of skeletal abnormalities characterized by an enlarged skull, thickened calvarium, premature closure of lamboid and sagittal sutures, shallow[themedicalbiochemistrypage.org]

  • Short Chain Acyl CoA Dehydrogenase Deficiency

    (J-shaped) sella turcica (95%) GI: Hepatomegaly Skin: Naevi flammei (70%) Small voice Eye Choroid hypoplasia Retinal yellowish dots & pigment dispersion Wilms tumor (4%)[neuromuscular.wustl.edu] Nanism Onset: Birth (Prenatal) Muscle: Hypotonia 80% Cardiac: Constrictive pericarditis Skeletal Prenatal growth failure Slender stature Cystic dysplasia of tibia (30%) Long shallow[neuromuscular.wustl.edu]

  • Fucosidosis

    […] orbits, enlarged J-shaped sella turcica (a saddle-shaped skull structure into which sits the bottom of the pituitary gland), and abnormal spacing of the teeth with dentigerous[themedicalbiochemistrypage.org] […] dystosis multiplex, a constellation of skeletal abnormalities characterized by an enlarged skull, thickened calvarium, premature closure of lamboid and sagittal sutures, shallow[themedicalbiochemistrypage.org]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 1 H-S

    Dystosis multiplex is characterized by an enlarged skull, thickened calvarium, premature closure of lamboid and sagittal sutures, shallow orbits, enlarged J-shaped sella turcica[themedicalbiochemistrypage.org]

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