Journal article icon

Journal article

Cushing's disease in children and adolescents: 20 years of experience in a single neurosurgical center.

Abstract:

OBJECTIVE: This is a retrospective analysis of 25 consecutive pediatric patients with Cushing's disease who underwent transsphenoidal surgery performed by a single neurosurgeon in a specialist center during a 20-year period. This article discusses the presentation of Cushing's disease, the endocrinological investigation with particular reference to bilateral inferior petrosal sinus sampling (BIPSS), the operative management with reference to specific pediatric difficulties of the transspheno...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Authors


Expand authors...
Journal:
Neurosurgery
Volume:
57
Issue:
2
Pages:
281-285
Publication date:
2005-08-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1524-4040
ISSN:
0148-396X
Source identifiers:
138294
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:138294
UUID:
uuid:064b9725-c79d-4ab3-94bd-3115df684444
Local pid:
pubs:138294
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP