Hormone receptor expression in craniopharyngiomas: a clinicopathological correlation.

@article{Hofmann2010HormoneRE,
  title={Hormone receptor expression in craniopharyngiomas: a clinicopathological correlation.},
  author={Bernd M. Hofmann and Annett H{\"o}lsken and Rudolf Fahlbusch and Ingmar Bl{\"u}mcke and Rolf Buslei},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={67 3},
  pages={617-25; discussion 625}
}
BACKGROUND Extensive neurosurgical resection of craniopharyngiomas often requires lifetime hormonal substitution. OBJECTIVE We investigated the effect of the hormone receptor expression of insulinlike growth factor-1, growth hormone-releasing hormone receptor, growth hormone, progesterone, estrogen (ER-1, ER-beta), and leptins (Ra6.4, Ra12.1, Rb) on tumor… CONTINUE READING