volume 10, issue 6, Pe213-e218 2015
DOI: 10.1016/j.clnesp.2015.06.001
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Mônica Cristina Nogueira, Alfredo Sérgio Berbel Júnior, Marcel Koenigkam-Santos, Ayrton Custódio Moreira, Carla Barbosa Nonino, Margaret de Castro

Abstract: There is a high rate of overweight/obesity in CP patients at the diagnosis and throughout the follow-up period. Obesity was associated with degree of hypothalamic involvement but not with caloric intake. Obesity and a lipid rich diet may have contributed to the dyslipidemia observed in CP patients.