hrp0094s3.2 | Management of Rare Obesity | ESPE2021
Muller Hermann L.
Although craniopharyngiomas are of low-grade histological dignity and have good prognosis in terms of overall survival, survivors may suffer from devastating consequences caused by hypothalamic damage. Disease and/or treatment-related hypothalamic damage leads to disturbed hunger-satiety and thirst feelings, decreased energy expenditure, behavioral problems, disturbances of circadian rhythm, temperature dysregulation, and pituitary dysfunction. These patients are at great risk...