Pituitary height and neuroradiological alterations in patients with Prader-Labhart-Willi syndrome

@article{Iughetti2007PituitaryHA,
  title={Pituitary height and neuroradiological alterations in patients with Prader-Labhart-Willi syndrome},
  author={Lorenzo Iughetti and L. Bosio and Andrea Corrias and Luigi Gargantini and Letizia Ragusa and Chiara Livieri and Barbara Predieri and Patrizia Bruzzi and Gabriella Caselli and Graziano Grugni},
  journal={European Journal of Pediatrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={167},
  pages={701-702}
}
Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS), a genetic disorder due to an alteration in the paternally derived long arm of chromosome 15, is characterized by a complex clinical picture (short stature, obesity, hypogonadism) that seems to be referable to as a central hypothalamic/pituitary dysfunction. To determine whether there is any diminution in the anterior pituitary… CONTINUE READING