Hypothalamic/Pituitary morbidity in skull base pathology
In this article the epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, investigation, management, and prognosis of hypopituitarism and hypothalamic dysfunction, arising from skull base pathologies and treatment of these conditions, are reviewed and discussed. The clinical question: ""What is the consequence of pituitary hypofunction in young patients (ie, craniopharyngioma)?"" is answered based on information provided in the review.
|ISBN||1557-8259 (Electronic) 0030-6665 (Linking)|
|Authors||Lee, P.; Ho, K. K.; Greenfield, J. R.;|
|Publisher Name||OTOLARYNGOLOGIC CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA|
|URL link to publisher's version||http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=21819886|
|OpenAccess link to author's accepted manuscript version||https://publications.gimr.garvan.org.au/open-access/11152|