Intracystic interferon therapy in childhood craniopharyngioma: who, when and how?

@article{Bailey2015IntracysticIT,
  title={Intracystic interferon therapy in childhood craniopharyngioma: who, when and how?},
  author={Simon Bailey and Jeannette Parkes},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  year={2015},
  volume={82 1},
  pages={29-34}
}
A 13-year-old male presents with fluctuating visual disturbance and headaches. Imaging reveals a significant predominantly cystic suprasellar tumour, typical of a craniopharyngioma. The patient has growth hormone deficiency but the rest of the hypothalamic/pituitary axis is intact. What are the options for therapy in 2014? Specifically, is there a role for… CONTINUE READING