CNS tumor
CNS tumors
WHO classification of tumors of the pituitary gland

Author: Andrey Bychkov, M.D., Ph.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 24 August 2017, last major update July 2017

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(Endocrine) World Health Organization (WHO) classification (2017)
  • Tumors of the pituitary gland
    • Pituitary adenoma
    • Somatotroph adenoma
    • Lactotroph adenoma
    • Thyrotroph adenoma
    • Corticotroph adenoma
    • Gonadotroph adenoma
    • Null cell adenoma
    • Plurihormonal and double adenomas
    • Pituitary carcinoma
    • Pituitary blastoma
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Neuronal and paraneuronal tumors
    • Gangliocytoma and mixed gangliocytoma adenoma
      • Neurocytoma
      • Paraganglioma
      • Neuroblastoma
      • Tumors of the posterior pituitary
    • Mesenchymal and stromal tumors
      • Meningioma
      • Schwannoma
      • Chordoma
      • Hemangiopericytoma / solitary fibrous tumor
    • Hematolymphoid tumors
    • Germ cell tumors
    • Secondary tumors