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ea0077p226 | Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary | SFEBES2021

Complete third nerve oculomotor nerve palsy as initial presentation of pituitary tuberculosis

Alameri Majid , Alnuaimi Abdulla , Rawson Timothy , Sanderson Frances , Wernig Florian

Introduction: Pituitary tuberculosis (TB) is a rare form of intracranial TB and remains a diagnostic challenge in the absence of systemic TB. A limited number of cases has been reported in the literature.Case: A 47-year-old south Asian man presented to the accident and emergency department with complete isolated left third nerve palsy which had developed gradually over the course of a week. Brain magnetic resonance imagining (MRI) revealed a 15 mm inflam...