MCID: PTC005
MIFTS: 28

Pituicytoma

Categories: Neuronal diseases, Rare diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Pituicytoma

MalaCards integrated aliases for Pituicytoma:

Name: Pituicytoma 58 17 70

Characteristics:

Orphanet epidemiological data:

58
pituicytoma
Inheritance: Not applicable; Age of onset: Adult;

Classifications:

Orphanet: 58  
Rare neurological diseases


External Ids:

ICD10 via Orphanet 33 C71.9
UMLS via Orphanet 71 C2986550
Orphanet 58 ORPHA251623
UMLS 70 C2986550

Summaries for Pituicytoma

MalaCards based summary : Pituicytoma is related to pituitary adenoma and rare tumor, and has symptoms including headache and visual disturbance. An important gene associated with Pituicytoma is NKX2-1 (NK2 Homeobox 1), and among its related pathways/superpathways is Neuroscience. Affiliated tissues include pituitary, brain and eye, and related phenotypes are pituicytoma and headache

Wikipedia : 73 Pituicytoma is a rare brain tumor. It grows at the base of the brain from the pituitary gland. This... more...

Related Diseases for Pituicytoma

Diseases related to Pituicytoma via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 pituitary adenoma 10.5
2 rare tumor 10.4
3 adenoma 10.4
4 glioma susceptibility 1 10.3
5 malignant astrocytoma 10.3
6 hypopituitarism 10.2
7 oncocytoma 10.2
8 meningioma, familial 10.2
9 intracranial meningioma 10.2
10 granular cell tumor 10.2
11 secretory meningioma 10.2
12 lymphoplasmacyte-rich meningioma 10.2
13 pituitary tumors 10.2
14 hyperprolactinemia 10.1
15 pilocytic astrocytoma 10.1
16 low grade glioma 10.1
17 hypogonadism 10.1
18 glioma 10.1
19 glial tumor 10.1
20 pituitary hormone deficiency, combined, 2 10.0
21 amenorrhea 10.0
22 neurilemmoma 10.0
23 benign ependymoma 10.0
24 myoblastoma 10.0
25 cellular ependymoma 10.0
26 diabetes insipidus 10.0
27 hypogonadotropic hypogonadism 9.9
28 conn's syndrome 9.9
29 pituitary gland disease 9.9
30 medulloblastoma 9.8
31 leukemia, acute lymphoblastic 9.8
32 childhood acute lymphocytic leukemia 9.8
33 pituitary apoplexy 9.8
34 leukemia 9.8
35 polyneuropathy 9.8
36 facial paralysis 9.8
37 hypothyroidism 9.8
38 acromegaly 9.8
39 glioblastoma 9.8
40 giant cell glioblastoma 9.8
41 multiple endocrine neoplasia 9.8
42 cutis laxa 9.8
43 third ventricle chordoid glioma 9.8
44 chordoid glioma 9.8
45 craniopharyngioma 9.8
46 pituitary-dependent cushing's disease 9.8
47 fibrous histiocytoma 9.8
48 pilomyxoid astrocytoma 9.8
49 diffuse astrocytoma 9.8
50 hormone producing pituitary cancer 9.8

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Pituicytoma:



Diseases related to Pituicytoma

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Pituicytoma

Human phenotypes related to Pituicytoma:

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# Description HPO Frequency Orphanet Frequency HPO Source Accession
1 pituicytoma 58 31 obligate (100%) Obligate (100%) HP:0011754
2 headache 58 31 frequent (33%) Frequent (79-30%) HP:0002315
3 visual field defect 58 31 frequent (33%) Frequent (79-30%) HP:0001123
4 fatigue 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0012378
5 memory impairment 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002354
6 impotence 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000802
7 decreased serum estradiol 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0008214
8 pituitary hypothyroidism 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0008245
9 amenorrhea 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000141
10 decreased female libido 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0030018
11 increased circulating prolactin concentration 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000870
12 abnormality of circulating adrenocorticotropin level 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0011043
13 decreased serum testosterone level 31 occasional (7.5%) HP:0040171
14 hypogonadotropic hypogonadism 31 occasional (7.5%) HP:0000044
15 decreased response to growth hormone stimuation test 31 occasional (7.5%) HP:0000824
16 galactorrhea 58 31 very rare (1%) Very rare (<4-1%) HP:0100829
17 central diabetes insipidus 58 31 very rare (1%) Very rare (<4-1%) HP:0000863
18 hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism 58 Occasional (29-5%)
19 growth hormone deficiency 58 Occasional (29-5%)
20 hypopituitarism 58 Occasional (29-5%)
21 decreased testosterone in males 58 Occasional (29-5%)
22 abnormality of the pituitary gland 58 Very frequent (99-80%)
23 neoplasm of the posterior pituitary 58 Obligate (100%)

UMLS symptoms related to Pituicytoma:


headache; visual disturbance

Drugs & Therapeutics for Pituicytoma

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Genetic Tests for Pituicytoma

Anatomical Context for Pituicytoma

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Pituicytoma:

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Pituitary, Brain, Eye, Hypothalamus

Publications for Pituicytoma

Articles related to Pituicytoma:

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# Title Authors PMID Year
1
Management of sellar and parasellar tumors becoming symptomatic during pregnancy: a practical algorithm based on multi-center experience and systematic literature review. 61
33200305 2021
2
Posterior pituitary tumours: patient outcomes and determinants of disease recurrence or persistence. 61
33709954 2021
3
Neuropathology of Pituitary Adenomas and Sellar Lesions. 61
33476394 2021
4
Clinical-Pathological, Immunohistochemical, and Genetic Characterization of a Series of Posterior Pituitary Tumors. 61
33212494 2021
5
Pituicytoma: Case report of a rare suprasellar tumor. 61
33433426 2021
6
Epithelioid Pituicytoma: Expanding the Morphologic Spectrum of a Rare Neoplasm. 61
32935128 2020
7
Non-adenomatous pituitary tumours mimicking functioning pituitary adenomas. 61
29667493 2020
8
Infectious Complications of Expanded Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Surgery: A Retrospective Cohort Analysis of 100 Cases. 61
33134016 2020
9
Limited utility of 5-ALA optical fluorescence in endoscopic endonasal skull base surgery: a multicenter retrospective study. 61
33126212 2020
10
Pituicytoma associated with Cushing's disease: a case report and literature review. 61
32577204 2020
11
A rare case report of pituicytoma with biphasic pattern and admixed with scattered Herring bodies. 61
32460843 2020
12
Intraoperative cytology of pituicytomas. 61
31883319 2020
13
Concurrent Pituicytoma, Meningioma, and Cavernomas After Cranial Irradiation for Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. 61
31904435 2020
14
A recurrent case of pituicytoma 16 years later. 61
31964155 2020
15
Acellular dermal matrix as an alternative to autologous fascia lata for skull base repair following extended endoscopic endonasal approaches. 61
32048039 2020
16
Pituicytoma Associated with Acromegaly and Cushing Disease. 61
31874293 2020
17
TTF1-positive Papillary Epithelial Tumor of Pituitary: An Epithelial Variant of Pituicytoma? 61
31809313 2020
18
Clinical features and endoscopic findings of granular cell tumor of the sellar region: A case report and review of the literature. 61
32494380 2020
19
A rare case of pituicytoma presenting with severe Cushing disease: A case report and review of literature. 61
31689841 2019
20
The coexistence of infundibular pituicytoma and Cushing's disease due to pituitary adenoma: A case report. 61
31734654 2019
21
Primary tumors of the posterior pituitary: A systematic review. 61
30864049 2019
22
Histologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular features of pituicytomas and atypical pituicytomas. 61
31046843 2019
23
Application of indocyanine green fluorescence endoscopic system in transsphenoidal surgery for pituitary tumors. 61
30762125 2019
24
Clinical features, diagnosis and therapy of pituicytoma: an update. 61
30030746 2019
25
Endoscopic Endonasal Approach Combined with a Simultaneous Transcranial Approach for Giant Pituitary Tumors. 61
30336293 2019
26
Posterior pituitary tumours: the spectrum of a unique entity. A clinical and histological study of a large case series. 61
30276594 2019
27
Combined Endoscopic Endonasal and Video-microscopic Transcranial Approach with Preoperative Embolization for a Posterior Pituitary Tumor. 61
30092469 2018
28
Histopathologic Findings in Canine Pituitary Glands. 61
29665752 2018
29
Correlations between clinical hormone change and pathological features of pituicytoma. 61
29749277 2018
30
Management of pituicytomas: a multicenter series of eight cases. 61
30062665 2018
31
Is spindle cell oncocytoma a true entity or a variant of pituicytoma? A case report with review of literature. 61
30233016 2018
32
An exceptional presentation of pituicytoma apoplexy: A case report. 61
29928451 2018
33
Welcoming the new WHO classification of pituitary tumors 2017: revolution in TTF-1-positive posterior pituitary tumors. 61
29500747 2018
34
WHO 2016 classification: changes and advancements in the diagnosis of miscellaneous primary CNS tumours. 61
28295484 2018
35
What's new in pituitary pathology? 61
29239033 2018
36
First Depiction of Flow Voids to Differentiate Pituicytomas from Giant Adenomas. 61
29042330 2018
37
Epithelioid pituicytoma: An unusual case report. 61
30105139 2018
38
Pituicytoma with Significant Tumor Vascularity Mimicking Pituitary Macroadenoma. 61
29188213 2017
39
The 2017 World Health Organization classification of tumors of the pituitary gland: a summary. 61
28821944 2017
40
Overview of the 2017 WHO Classification of Pituitary Tumors. 61
28766057 2017
41
[Pituicytoma: report of a case]. 61
28910880 2017
42
Recurrent Pituicytoma with Pseudoaneurysm: Report of a Challenging Case. 61
28705702 2017
43
Pituicytoma: Review of commonalities and distinguishing features among TTF-1 positive tumors of the central nervous system. 61
28807344 2017
44
Pituicytoma-An outlook on possible targeted therapies. 61
28556544 2017
45
Sporadic Hemangioblastoma Arising from the Infundibulum. 61
29299088 2017
46
Immunoprofiling of glial tumours of the neurohypophysis suggests a common pituicytic origin of neoplastic cells. 61
27744503 2017
47
Histological features of pituitary adenomas and sellar region masses. 61
27763894 2016
48
Pituicytoma: A report of three cases and literature review. 61
27900014 2016
49
The clinicopathological features of pituicytoma and the differential diagnosis of sellar glioma. 61
26919073 2016
50
Coexisting pituicytoma and pituitary adenoma; a second coincidence?-reply. 61
27184480 2016

Variations for Pituicytoma

Expression for Pituicytoma

Search GEO for disease gene expression data for Pituicytoma.

Pathways for Pituicytoma

Pathways related to Pituicytoma according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Super pathways Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 11.16 NKX2-1 MAP2

GO Terms for Pituicytoma

Sources for Pituicytoma

3 CDC
7 CNVD
9 Cosmic
10 dbSNP
11 DGIdb
17 EFO
18 ExPASy
19 FMA
20 GARD
28 GO
29 GTR
30 HMDB
31 HPO
32 ICD10
33 ICD10 via Orphanet
34 ICD9CM
35 IUPHAR
36 KEGG
37 LifeMap
39 LOVD
41 MedGen
44 MeSH
45 MESH via Orphanet
46 MGI
49 NCI
50 NCIt
51 NDF-RT
53 NINDS
54 Novoseek
56 OMIM via Orphanet
57 OMIM® (Updated 05-Apr-2021)
61 PubMed
63 QIAGEN
68 SNOMED-CT via HPO
69 Tocris
70 UMLS
71 UMLS via Orphanet
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