Craniopharyngioma

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Key articles

Garre ML, Cama A. Craniopharyngioma: modern concepts in pathogenesis and treatment. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2007 Aug;19(4):471-9. Abstract

Puget S, Garnett M, Wray A, et al. Pediatric craniopharyngiomas: classification and treatment according to the degree of hypothalamic involvement. J Neurosurg. 2007 Jan;106(1 suppl):3-12. Abstract

Minniti G, Saran F, Traish D, et al. Fractionated stereotactic conformal radiotherapy following conservative surgery in the control of craniopharyngiomas. Radiother Oncol. 2007 Jan;82(1):90-5. Abstract

Dekkers OM, Biermasz NR, Smit JW, et al. Quality of life in treated adult craniopharyngioma patients. Eur J Endocrinol. 2006 Mar;154(3):483-9.Full text  Abstract

Reference articles

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28. Fischer EG, Welch K, Shillito J, et al. Craniopharyngiomas in children. Long-term effects of conservative surgical procedures combined with radiation therapy. J Neurosurg. 1990 Oct;73(4):534-40. Abstract

29. Clark AJ, Cage TA, Aranda D, et al. Treatment-related morbidity and the management of pediatric craniopharyngioma: a systematic review. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2012 Oct;10(4):293-301. Abstract

30. Hankinson TC, Palmeri NO, Williams SA, et al. Patterns of care for craniopharyngioma: survey of members of the american association of neurological surgeons. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2013;49(3):131-6. Abstract

31. Mortini P, Losa M, Pozzobon G, et al. Neurosurgical treatment of craniopharyngioma in adults and children: early and long-term results in a large case series. J Neurosurg. 2011 May;114(5):1350-9. Abstract

32. Stripp DC, Maity A, Janss AJ, et al. Surgery with or without radiation therapy in the management of craniopharyngiomas in children and young adults. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2004 Mar 1;58(3):714-20. Abstract

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34. Hoffman HJ, De Silva M, Humphreys RP, et al. Aggressive surgical management of craniopharyngiomas in children. J Neurosurg. 1992 Jan;76(1):47-52. Abstract

35. Fong RP, Babu CS, Schwartz TH. Endoscopic endonasal approach for craniopharyngiomas. J Neurosurg Sci. 2021 Apr;65(2):133-9. Abstract

36. Soldozy S, Yeghyayan M, Yağmurlu K, et al. Endoscopic endonasal surgery outcomes for pediatric craniopharyngioma: a systematic review. Neurosurg Focus. 2020 Jan 1;48(1):E6.Full text  Abstract

37. Tan TSE, Patel L, Gopal-Kothandapani JS, et al. The neuroendocrine sequelae of paediatric craniopharyngioma: a 40-year meta-data analysis of 185 cases from three UK centres. Eur J Endocrinol. 2017 Mar;176(3):359-69.Full text  Abstract

38. Clark AJ, Cage TA, Aranda D, et al. A systematic review of the results of surgery and radiotherapy on tumor control for pediatric craniopharyngioma. Childs Nerv Syst. 2013 Feb;29(2):231-8. Abstract

39. Weiss M, Sutton L, Marcial V, et al. The role of radiation therapy in the management of childhood craniopharyngioma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1989 Dec;17(6):1313-21. Abstract

40. Habrand JL, Ganry O, Couanet D, et al. The role of radiation therapy in the management of craniopharyngioma: a 25-year experience and review of the literature. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1999 May 1;44(2):255-63. Abstract

41. Varlotto JM, Flickinger JC, Kondziolka D, et al. External beam irradiation of craniopharyngioma: long-term analysis of tumor control and morbidity. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2002 Oct 1;54(2):492-9. Abstract

42. Yang I, Sughrue ME, Rutkowski MJ, et al. Craniopharyngioma: a comparison of tumor control with various treatment strategies. Neurosurg Focus. 2010 Apr;28(4):E5.Full text  Abstract

43. Hill TK, Baine MJ, Verma V, et al. Patterns of care in pediatric craniopharyngioma: outcomes following definitive radiotherapy. Anticancer Res. 2019 Feb;39(2):803-7. Abstract

44. Zhang C, Verma V, Lyden ER, et al. The role of definitive radiotherapy in craniopharyngioma: a SEER analysis. Am J Clin Oncol. 2018 Aug;41(8):807-12. Abstract

45. Niranjan A, Kano H, Mathieu D, et al. Radiosurgery for craniopharyngioma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Sep 1;78(1):64-71. Abstract

46. Chung WY, Pan DH, Shiau CY, et al. Gamma knife radiosurgery for craniopharyngiomas. J Neurosurg. 2000 Dec;93(suppl 3):47-56. Abstract

47. Scarzello G, Buzzaccarini MS, Perilongo G, et al. Acute and late morbidity after limited resection and focal radiation therapy in craniopharyngiomas. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2006 Apr;19 Suppl 1:399-405. Abstract

48. Minniti G, Saran F, Traish D, et al. Fractionated stereotactic conformal radiotherapy following conservative surgery in the control of craniopharyngiomas. Radiother Oncol. 2007 Jan;82(1):90-5. Abstract

49. Müller HL. Consequences of craniopharyngioma surgery in children. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Jul;96(7):1981-91.Full text  Abstract

50. Poretti A, Grotzer MA, Ribi K, et al. Outcome of craniopharyngioma in children: long-term complications and quality of life. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2004 Apr;46(4):220-9.Full text  Abstract

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52. Müller HL, Gebhardt U, Teske C, et al. Post-operative hypothalamic lesions and obesity in childhood craniopharyngioma: results of the multinational prospective trial KRANIOPHARYNGEOM 2000 after three year follow-up. Eur J Endocrinol. 2011 Jul;165(1):17-24.Full text  Abstract

53. Winkfield KM, Tsai HK, Yao X, et al. Long-term clinical outcomes following treatment of childhood craniopharyngioma. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2011 Jul 1;56(7):1120-6. Abstract

54. Liubinas SV, Munshey AS, Kaye AH. Management of recurrent craniopharyngioma. J Clin Neurosci. 2011 Apr;18(4):451-7. Abstract

55. Julow J, Backlund E-O, Lanyi F, et al. Long-term results and late complications after intracavitary yttrium-90 colloid irradiation of recurrent cystic craniopharyngiomas. Neurosurgery. 2007 Aug;61(2):288-95. Abstract

56. Van den Berg JH, Blaauw G, Breeman WA, et al. Intracavitary brachytherapy of cystic craniopharyngiomas. J Neurosurg. 1992 Oct;77(4):545-50. Abstract

57. Pollack IF, Lunsford LD, Slamovits TI, et al. Stereotaxic intracavitary irradiation for cystic craniopharyngiomas. J Neurosurg. 1988 Feb;68(2):227-33. Abstract

58. Zhang S, Fang Y, Cai BW, et al. Intracystic bleomycin for cystic craniopharyngiomas in children. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2016 Jul 14;7:CD008890.Full text  Abstract

59. Sahakitrungruang T, Klomchan T, Supornsilchai V, et al. Obesity, metabolic syndrome, and insulin dynamics in children after craniopharyngioma surgery. Eur J Pediatr. 2011 Jun;170(6):763-9. Abstract

60. Lo AC, Howard AF, Nichol A, et al. Long-term outcomes and complications in patients with craniopharyngioma: the British Columbia Cancer Agency experience. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Apr 1;88(5):1011-8. Abstract

61. Müller HL. Childhood craniopharyngioma. Pituitary. 2013 Mar;16(1):56-67.Full text  Abstract

62. Erfurth EM. Endocrine aspects and sequel in patients with craniopharyngioma. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Jan;28(1-2):19-26. Abstract

63. Fahlbusch R, Honegger J, Paulus W, et al. Surgical treatment of craniopharyngiomas: experience with 168 patients. J Neurosurg. 1999 Feb;90(2):237-50. Abstract

64. Dekkers OM, Biermasz NR, Smit JW, et al. Quality of life in treated adult craniopharyngioma patients. Eur J Endocrinol. 2006 Mar;154(3):483-9.Full text  Abstract

65. Gupta DK, Ojha BK, Sarkar C, et al. Recurrence in craniopharyngiomas: analysis of clinical and histological features. J Clin Neurosci. 2006 May;13(4):438-42. Abstract

66. De Vile CJ, Grant DB, Kendall BE, et al. Management of childhood craniopharyngioma: can the morbidity of radical surgery be predicted? J Neurosurg. 1996 Jul;85(1):73-81. Abstract

67. Honegger J, Buchfelder M, Fahlbusch R. Surgical treatment of craniopharyngiomas: endocrinological results. J Neurosurg. 1999 Feb;90(2):251-7. Abstract

68. Duff JM, Meyer FB, Ilstrup DM, et al. Long-term outcomes for surgically resected craniopharyngiomas. Neurosurgery. 2000 Feb;46(2):291-302. Abstract

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