Related Conditions and Treatments
Craniopharyngioma is a childhood brain tumor.
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Growth hormone deficiency results when the pituitary gland doesn't produce enough growth hormone to stimulate the body to grow.
Hypopituitarism occurs when the anterior (front) lobe of the pituitary gland loses its ability to make hormones.
Neurofibromatosis 1 is a genetic condition that causes symptoms including tumors (called neurofibromas) formed from nerve tissue.
Optic Nerve Glioma (Optic Pathway Glioma)
An optic nerve glioma (also called an optic pathway glioma) is a slow-growing brain tumor that arises in or around the optic nerve, which connects the eye to the brain.
Thalamic Astrocytoma and Hypothalamic Astrocytoma
Thalamic and hypothalamic astrocytomas are tumors that develop in the brain’s glial or supportive tissues.