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Septo-Optic Dysplasia Summary

Description: A condition resulting from congenital malformations involving the brain. The syndrome of septo-optic dysplasia combines hypoplasia or agenesis of the SEPTUM PELLUCIDUM and the OPTIC NERVE. The extent of the abnormalities can vary. Septo-optic dysplasia is often associated with abnormalities of the hypothalamic and other diencephalic structures, and HYPOPITUITARISM.

Also Known As: De Morsier Syndrome; Septo-Optic Dysplasia with Growth Hormone Deficiency; Dysplasia, Septooptic; Dysplasias, Septooptic; Morsier Syndrome, De Show All >>

Networked: 74 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 3 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Septo-Optic Dysplasia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Hormones : 1 study in 22 results : IBA
  2. Growth Hormone (Somatotropin) : 1 study in 21 results : IBA
  3. Melatonin : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  4. Transcription Factors (Transcription Factor) : 6 results : IBA
  5. Absence of septum pellucidum : 5 results : IBA
  6. Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH) : 4 results : FDA 7
  7. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 3 results : IBA
  8. Pituitary Hormones : 3 results : IBA
  9. Thyrotropin (Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone) : 2 results : FDA 1
  10. Growth Hormone-Releasing Hormone (Somatotropin Releasing Hormone) : 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Septo-Optic Dysplasia

  1. Hypopituitarism (Sheehan's Syndrome)
  2. Malformations of Cortical Development
  3. Lissencephaly
  4. Holoprosencephaly (Arhinencephaly)
  5. Encephalocele (Encephalocele, Frontal)
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Key Therapies for Septo-Optic Dysplasia

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  1. Cesarean Section (Caesarean Section) : 1 result
  2. Anesthesia : 1 result

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