Hypothalamic–Pituitary and Growth Disorders in Survivors of Childhood Cancer

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

June 29, 2018

Last Updated Month/Year

June 7, 2023

Document Type


External Publication Status


Country of Publication


Document Objectives

To formulate clinical practice guidelines for the endocrine treatment of hypothalamic–pituitary and growth disorders in survivors of childhood cancer.

Inclusion Criteria

Female, Male, Adolescent, Child, Infant

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Hospital

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Management, Treatment

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D006128 - Growth, D006130 - Growth Disorders, D048788 - Growth and Development


cancer, cancer survivors, pediatric cancer, growth disorders, Hypothalamic

Source Citation

Charles A Sklar, Zoltan Antal, Wassim Chemaitilly, Laurie E Cohen, Cecilia Follin, Lillian R Meacham, M Hassan Murad, Hypothalamic–Pituitary and Growth Disorders in Survivors of Childhood Cancer: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline, The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, Volume 103, Issue 8, August 2018, Pages 2761–2784, https://doi.org/10.1210/jc.2018-01175