Cranial eosinophilic granuloma associated with diabetes insipidus

  • D. G. Gill
  • N. V. O'Donohoe


A case of cranial eosinophilic granuloma complicated by diabetes insipidus is presented. Vinblastine sulphate successfully healed the eosinophilic granuloma. Chlorpropamide achieved control of the diabetes insipidus, in that daily urinary output was halved, and urinary concentrating ability increased. Hypoglycaemia did not occur.


Vinblastine Diabetes Insipidus Chronic Granulomatous Disease Chlorpropamide Chronic Suppurative Otitis Medium 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. G. Gill
    • 1
  • N. V. O'Donohoe
    • 1
  1. 1.Our Lady's Hospital for Sick ChildrenDublin

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