hrp0084p3-853 | Fat | ESPE2015

Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis Leading to Cirrhosis of the Liver as a Complication of Hypothalamic Disorders in a Course of Craniopharyngioma – Case Report

Watrobinska Urszula , Bendysz-Golatowska Anna , Moszczynska Elzbieta , Szalecki Mieczyslaw

Background: Craniopharyngioma is low – grade malignant tumour with high survival rate. Its incidence is 0.5–2.0 cases per million persons per year. 30–50% of all cases occur in the childhood. The tumour location leads to numerous complications like deficits of pituitary function, impairment of vision, neuropsychological deficits and obesity. Excess body fat is observed in 40–50% of craniopharyngioma patients.Case presentation: We pres...