- Name and identify the position, relations and parts of the hypophysis.
- Name and identify the clinically important structures anatomically related to the hypophysis.
- Explain the anatomical basis for bitemporal hemianopia that occurs in the presence of a hypophyseal tumour.
- Identify the hypophyseal fossa on a lateral skull X-ray.
- Identify the hypophysis on CT (computerized tomography) or MRl (magnetic resonance imaging).
- Describe the hypophyseoportal system of the hypophysis.