Children with Septo-Optic Dysplasia – How to Improve and Sharpen the Diagnosis

  title={Children with Septo-Optic Dysplasia – How to Improve and Sharpen the Diagnosis},
  author={Ann Hellstr{\"o}ma and Marita Aronssonc Cecilia Axelsona M{\aa}rten Kyllermanc and Svenni Koppd Susanne Steffenburgd Kerstin Str{\"o}mlandb Otto Westphala and Lars-Martin Wiklunde Kerstin Albertsson Wiklanda},
  • Ann Hellströma, Marita Aronssonc Cecilia Axelsona Mårten Kyllermanc, +1 author Lars-Martin Wiklunde Kerstin Albertsson Wiklanda
  • Published 2000
The data in this article are based on investigations performed in 25 children with suspected septo-optic dysplasia (SOD). There are many signs and methods that help in the diagnosis of SOD. In particular, the ocular fundus, abnormalities of the hypothalamo-pituitary axis and other midline brain structures should be described. In order to achieve a more holistic and functional diagnosis, the degree of neurological, neuropsychiatric and psychological involvement should also be stated. It has been… CONTINUE READING