Diencephalic Syndrome

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Diencephalic Syndrome

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Diencephalic Syndrome" returned 9 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Intermediate pilomyxoid astrocytoma and diencephalic syndrome: imaging findings.
 

Author(s): Olavo Kyosen Nakamura, Marco da Cunha Pinho, Vicente Odone Filho, Sergio Rosemberg

Journal: Einstein (Sao Paulo). ;10(2):236-8.

 

Pilomyxoid astrocytoma, an entity described as a histological variant of pilocytic astrocytoma, is a rare primary tumor of the central nervous system. It is usually located in the hypothalamic-chiasmatic area, affecting children with a mean age of 10 months. It has a high rate of ...

Last Updated: 11 Oct 2012

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Functional MRI study of diencephalic amnesia in Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome.
 

Author(s): M Caulo, J Van Hecke, L Toma, A Ferretti, A Tartaro, C Colosimo, G L Romani, A Uncini

Journal: Brain. 2005 Jul;128(Pt 7):1584-94.

 

Anterograde amnesia in Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome is associated with diencephalic lesions, mainly in the anterior thalamic nuclei. Whether diencephalic and temporal lobe amnesias are distinct entities is still not clear. We investigated episodic memory for faces using functional ...

Last Updated: 27 Jun 2005

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Effect of Acetazolamide & Position in CSF Leakage and Collection and Wound Dehiscence
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Fibrolipoma of Filum Terminale; Lipomyelomeningocele; Split Cord Malformation; Dermal Sinus; Tethered Cord Syndrome; Tumor

 

Last Updated: 17 Apr 2015

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