Diencephalic Syndrome

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Diencephalic Syndrome

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Diencephalic Syndrome" returned 13 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

An infant with hyperalertness, hyperkinesis, and failure to thrive: a rare diencephalic syndrome due to hypothalamic anaplastic astrocytoma.
 

Author(s): Alessia Stival, Maurizio Lucchesi, Silvia Farina, Anna Maria Buccoliero, Francesca Castiglione, Lorenzo Genitori, Maurizio de Martino, Iacopo Sardi

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Diencephalic Syndrome is a rare clinical condition of failure to thrive despite a normal caloric intake, hyperalertness, hyperkinesis, and euphoria usually associated with low-grade hypothalamic astrocytomas.

Last Updated: 4 Sep 2015

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The role of leptin in diencephalic syndrome.
 

Author(s): Pablo Velasco, María Clemente, Raquel Lorite, M Clara Ventura, Luis Gros, José Sanchez de Toledo, Soledad Gallego

Journal: Pediatrics. 2014 Jan;133(1):e263-6.

 

Diencephalic syndrome is a rare condition associated with central nervous system tumors. The most common presentation is secondary failure to thrive with proper caloric intake and no statural impairment. Despite the importance of this syndrome, little is known of its pathophysiology. ...

Last Updated: 3 Jan 2014

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Delayed presentation of diencephalic syndrome associated with leptomeningeal dissemination in a child.
 

Author(s): John Ross Crawford, Katayoon Shayan, Michael L Levy

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Last Updated: 18 Jun 2013

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