hrp0082p2-d2-526 | Pituitary (1) | ESPE2014

Child with GH Deficiency due to Remnant Craniopharyngeal Duct

Vlachopapadopoulou Elpis , Maniatakou Evgenia , Sgouros Spyros , Papaioannou Georgia , Dikaiakou Irene , Michalacos Stefanos

Background: A child with slow growth rate (<−2 SDS) polyuria and polydipsia warrants urgent investigation for hypothalamic–pituitary tumors.Objective and hypoyhesis: To present the case of a boy with slow growth rate, polyuria NAD polydipsia due to remnant craniopharyngeal duct.Method: Boy 11 years old, was evaluated because of short stature and slow growth rate documented for 2 years. He reported no headaches but he...