What is Craniopharyngioma?

It is a tumor in sella tursica region arising from the pituitary embryonic tissue. It is found most commonly in children.

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Hi Doctor , My child is now 5 years.He was operated for Craniopharyngioma at the age of 3.After surgery he was left with left paralysis and multi...

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The area of right hemisphere of the brain affected during operation and causes that and it will improve to some extent with age and...

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My 7 year old son was diagnosed with "Sellar-Suprasellar Creniophreyngioma with HCP".
Procedure done on 9th XXXXXXX 2016: Right pterional...

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Brief Answer:
Plain MRI can be a reasonable alternative

Detailed Answer:
Hello Madam

I can certainly understand your concern.

Yes indeed you can go...

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Hello Doctor,

My Sister have 2 Blood clots in left and right part of the brain.Her age is 21 years.
Doctors have suggested to perform head massage...

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I have seen the history given by you for your sister.

1 As she has craniopharyngioma, presence of blood clot and tumor need...

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