Pediatric nonalcoholic steatohepatitis associated with hypopituitarism

@article{Nakajima2004PediatricNS,
  title={Pediatric nonalcoholic steatohepatitis associated with hypopituitarism},
  author={Kenichirou Nakajima and Etsuko Hashimoto and Hiroyuki Kaneda and Katsutoshi Tokushige and Keiko Shiratori and Naomi Hizuka and Kazue Takano},
  journal={Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2004},
  volume={40},
  pages={312-315}
}
We experienced two cases of pediatric nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) associated with hypopituitarism. The first patient was diagnosed with a craniopharyngioma at 5 years of age. After an operation to treat the condition, the patient gradually became obese, and an elevation of transaminases was observed. At 16 years of age, the patient was diagnosed as… CONTINUE READING