Update on childhood craniopharyngiomas.

  title={Update on childhood craniopharyngiomas.},
  author={Laurie E. Cohen},
  journal={Current opinion in endocrinology, diabetes, and obesity},
  volume={23 4},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Craniopharyngioma location impacts treatment approach. Imaging advances allow for better anatomical localization, which can help determine the best surgical plan. Recent discoveries have also led to a better understanding of craniopharyngioma development and potential treatments. This review includes publications January 2015 through March 2016 and prior key reports. RECENT FINDINGS Recent findings confirm that third ventricular and hypothalamic involvement are associated… CONTINUE READING


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