Surgical treatment of hypothalamic hamartoma causing central precocious puberty: long-term follow-up.

Abstract

Hypothalamic hamartoma (HH) is a rare condition that often manifests as central precocious puberty (CPP). There is a lack of information available concerning the long-term effectiveness of surgery for the treatment of CPP due to HH. Here the authors describe 3 cases of CPP due to HH, with a follow-up ranging from 9 to 11 years after surgery. Three girls… (More)
DOI: 10.3171/2013.4.PEDS12617

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