hrp0086p1-p746 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology P1 | ESPE2016
, Bogusz Agnieszka
, Szymanska Sylwia
, Grajkowska Wieslawa
, Szalecki Mieczyslaw
Background: Craniopharyngioma is a benign, slow-growing epithelial tumor, in children it contributes to 510% of all brain tumors. Its incidence is 0.5-2 per 1,000,000 person-years. 3050% of these tumors are recognized in childhood, most often in ages 514, no sex predilection is observed. It is located mainly in the sellar/parasellar region, in children adamantinomatous variant, with tendency to recur, is the most common type. Views on the usefulness of immuno...