MCID: PTC005
MIFTS: 28

Pituicytoma

Categories: Neuronal diseases, Rare diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Pituicytoma

MalaCards integrated aliases for Pituicytoma:

Name: Pituicytoma 59 73

Characteristics:

Orphanet epidemiological data:

59
pituicytoma
Inheritance: Not applicable; Age of onset: Adult;

Classifications:

Orphanet: 59  
Rare neurological diseases


External Ids:

Orphanet 59 ORPHA251623
UMLS via Orphanet 74 C2986550
ICD10 via Orphanet 34 C71.9
UMLS 73 C2986550

Summaries for Pituicytoma

MalaCards based summary : Pituicytoma is related to astrocytoma and oncocytoma, 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 brain, pituitary and thyroid, and related phenotypes are fatigue and hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism

Wikipedia : 76 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:

(show all 18)
# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 astrocytoma 10.3
2 oncocytoma 10.2
3 pituitary adenoma 10.2
4 adenoma 10.2
5 glioma 10.2
6 pilocytic astrocytoma 10.1
7 aging 9.9
8 hypogonadism 9.9
9 granular cell tumor 9.9
10 third ventricle chordoid glioma 9.9
11 chordoid glioma 9.9
12 pilomyxoid astrocytoma 9.9
13 myoblastoma 9.9
14 scotoma 9.9
15 ependymoma 9.9
16 multiple endocrine neoplasia 9.9
17 angiocentric glioma 9.9
18 merkel cell carcinoma 9.7 MAP2 NKX2-1

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Pituicytoma:



Diseases related to Pituicytoma

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Pituicytoma

Human phenotypes related to Pituicytoma:

59 32 (show all 20)
# Description HPO Frequency Orphanet Frequency HPO Source Accession
1 fatigue 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0012378
2 hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000044
3 visual field defect 59 32 frequent (33%) Frequent (79-30%) HP:0001123
4 memory impairment 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002354
5 headache 59 32 frequent (33%) Frequent (79-30%) HP:0002315
6 impotence 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000802
7 galactorrhea 59 32 very rare (1%) Very rare (<4-1%) HP:0100829
8 decreased serum estradiol 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0008214
9 decreased testosterone in males 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0008230
10 pituitary hypothyroidism 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0008245
11 prolactin excess 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000870
12 amenorrhea 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000141
13 growth hormone deficiency 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000824
14 pituicytoma 59 32 obligate (100%) Obligate (100%) HP:0011754
15 abnormality of circulating adrenocorticotropin level 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0011043
16 decreased female libido 59 32 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0030018
17 central diabetes insipidus 59 32 very rare (1%) Very rare (<4-1%) HP:0000863
18 abnormality of the pituitary gland 59 Very frequent (99-80%)
19 neoplasm of the posterior pituitary 59 Obligate (100%)
20 hypopituitarism 59 Occasional (29-5%)

UMLS symptoms related to Pituicytoma:


headache, visual disturbance

Drugs & Therapeutics for Pituicytoma

Search Clinical Trials , NIH Clinical Center for Pituicytoma

Genetic Tests for Pituicytoma

Anatomical Context for Pituicytoma

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Pituicytoma:

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Brain, Pituitary, Thyroid, Hypothalamus

Publications for Pituicytoma

Articles related to Pituicytoma:

(show top 50) (show all 76)
# Title Authors Year
1
Correlations between clinical hormone change and pathological features of pituicytoma. ( 29749277 )
2018
2
An exceptional presentation of pituicytoma apoplexy: A case report. ( 29928451 )
2018
3
Is spindle cell oncocytoma a true entity or a variant of pituicytoma? A case report with review of literature. ( 30233016 )
2018
4
Clinical features, diagnosis and therapy of pituicytoma: an update. ( 30030746 )
2018
5
Epithelioid pituicytoma: An unusual case report. ( 30105139 )
2018
6
Pituicytoma-An outlook on possible targeted therapies. ( 28556544 )
2017
7
Pituicytoma: Review of commonalities and distinguishing features among TTF-1 positive tumors of the central nervous system. ( 28807344 )
2017
8
Pituicytoma with Significant Tumor Vascularity Mimicking Pituitary Macroadenoma. ( 29188213 )
2017
9
Recurrent Pituicytoma with Pseudoaneurysm: Report of a Challenging Case. ( 28705702 )
2017
10
Pituicytoma: A report of three cases and literature review. ( 27900014 )
2016
11
Pituicytoma Coexisting With Corticotroph Hyperplasia: Literature Review With One Case Report. ( 26962837 )
2016
12
Coexisting pituicytoma and pituitary adenoma; a second coincidence?-reply. ( 27184480 )
2016
13
The clinicopathological features of pituicytoma and the differential diagnosis of sellar glioma. ( 26919073 )
2016
14
Coexisting pituicytoma and pituitary adenoma; a second coincidence? ( 27189344 )
2016
15
Suprasellar chordoid neoplasm with expression of thyroid transcription factor 1: evidence that chordoid glioma of the third ventricle and pituicytoma may form part of a spectrum of lineage-related tumors of the basal forebrain. ( 25934249 )
2015
16
Pituicytoma and Cushing's Disease in a 7-Year-Old Girl: A Mere Coincidence? ( 26553184 )
2015
17
A spontaneously occurring malignant pituicytoma in a male sprague dawley rat. ( 26441479 )
2015
18
TTF-1-positive oncocytic sellar tumor with follicle formation/ependymal differentiation: non-adenomatous tumor capable of two different interpretations as a pituicytoma or a spindle cell oncocytoma. ( 25893822 )
2015
19
Synchronous pituitary adenoma and pituicytoma. ( 26476569 )
2015
20
Pituitary image: pituicytoma. ( 25311104 )
2014
21
Spindle cell oncocytomas and granular cell tumors of the pituitary are variants of pituicytoma. ( 23887161 )
2013
22
Pituicytoma with gelsolin amyloid deposition. ( 23817895 )
2013
23
Childhood giant pituicytoma: a report and review of the literature. ( 23962759 )
2013
24
TTF-1 Expressing Sellar Neoplasm with Ependymal Rosettes and Oncocytic Change: Mixed Ependymal and Oncocytic Variant Pituicytoma. ( 24242699 )
2013
25
Pituicytoma: report of three cases with review of literature. ( 23237862 )
2013
26
Pituicytoma: a case report with literature revisited. ( 24056664 )
2013
27
Pituicytoma of the neurohypophysis: analysis of cell proliferation biomarkers. ( 23041408 )
2012
28
Decreased vision and junctional scotoma from pituicytoma. ( 22740829 )
2012
29
Pituicytoma in a patient with Cushing's disease: case report and review of the literature. ( 20945102 )
2012
30
Neuroimaging characteristics and growth pattern on magnetic resonance imaging in a 52-year-old man presenting with pituicytoma: a case report. ( 22989192 )
2012
31
Epithelioid pituicytoma. ( 22120271 )
2012
32
Pituicytoma: overview of treatment strategies and outcome. ( 21597973 )
2012
33
Case of pituicytoma in childhood. ( 22094360 )
2012
34
Spindle cell oncocytoma of the pituitary and pituicytoma: Two tumors mimicking pituitary adenoma. ( 21886889 )
2011
35
Pituicytoma with unusual histological features. ( 21951670 )
2011
36
Pituicytoma, spindle cell oncocytoma, and granular cell tumor: clarification and meta-analysis of the world literature since 1893. ( 21960498 )
2011
37
Pituicytoma: case report and literature review. ( 21325358 )
2011
38
Pituicytoma: Report of two cases. ( 22870125 )
2011
39
Pituicytoma with atypical histological features: are they predictive of unfavourable clinical course? ( 21566501 )
2011
40
Pituicytoma: characterization of a unique neoplasm by histology, immunohistochemistry, ultrastructure, and array-based comparative genomic hybridization. ( 20586639 )
2010
41
Diagnostic and clinical implications of pituicytoma. ( 20403698 )
2010
42
Pituicytoma. ( 21206895 )
2010
43
Incidental pituicytoma after accidental head trauma--case report and review of literature. ( 20423685 )
2010
44
Pituicytoma: case report and review of the literature. ( 21045523 )
2010
45
Pituicytoma and isolated ACTH deficiency. ( 19408127 )
2009
46
Ependymoma of the sella turcica: a variant of pituicytoma. ( 18992914 )
2009
47
Pituicytoma presenting with atypical histological features. ( 19900097 )
2009
48
Pituicytoma: case report. ( 18728556 )
2008
49
Images in clinical medicine. Hypogonadism due to pituicytoma in an identical twin. ( 19109577 )
2008
50
Pituicytoma: a misdiagnosed benign tumour of the posterior pituitary. ( 17453778 )
2007

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 MAP2 NKX2-1

GO Terms for Pituicytoma

Sources for Pituicytoma

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