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59th Annual ESPE (ESPE 2021 Online)

22 Sep 2021 - 26 Sep 2021

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The 59th ESPE Annual Meeting will now be held online in September 2021.


Management of Rare Obesity

hrp0094s3.1 | Management of Rare Obesity | ESPE2021

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hrp0094s3.2 | Management of Rare Obesity | ESPE2021

Hypothalamic Obesity in Craniopharyngioma

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...