Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Morozov Children's City Clinical Hospital

ROHHAD syndrome

Year: 2019, volume 15 Issue: №3 Pages: 601-606
Heading: Pediatrics Article type: Review
Authors: Pushko L.V., Gutyrchik Т.А., Ovsyannikov D.Yu., Petrova N.A., Teterkina А.О., Gutyrchik N.A., Menshikov D.D.
Organization: Morozov Children's City Clinical Hospital, Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, The Almazov National Medical Research Centre, Head of Second Cerebral and Spinal Cord Tumors Department, Doctor of Medical Sciences
Summary:

The literature review is devoted to a rare variant of hypoventilation, sleep-dependent, in children — central hypoventilation with a late onset and hypothalamic dysfunction, ROHHAD syndrome (Rapid-onset Obesity, Hypothalamic dysregulation, Hypoventilation, Autonomic Dysregulation). Diagnosis and management of patients with this syndrome requires a multidisciplinary approach of a team of specialists. On the basis of modern data, the issues of clinical and laboratory-instrumental diagnosis of the disease, possible etiological factors, diagnostic criteria and frequency of symptoms, approaches to therapy and prognosis are presented.

Keywords: ROHHAD syndrome
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