Surgical Management of Craniopharyngiomas
Although craniopharyngiomas are commonly regarded as benign tumors, their critical location, capacity for cyst formation, and almost inevitable further growth frequently cause them to be lethal tumors. Management of recurrent or residual craniopharyngioma is often a problem of life or death for the child involved.1–4
KeywordsDiabetes Insipidus Pituitary Stalk Sylvian Fissure Tumor Capsule Radical Removal
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