The effect of growth hormone treatment on bone mineral density in prepubertal girls with Turner syndrome: a multicentre prospective clinical trial


Aycan Z., Cetinkaya E., Darendeliler F., Vidinlisan S., Bas F., Bideci A., ...Daha Fazla

CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY, cilt.68, ss.769-772, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 68 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1365-2265.2007.03107.x
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.769-772

Özet

Background Patients with Turner syndrome (TS) are treated with GH to increase adult height. Although it is well established that GH promotes longitudinal bone growth, the effects of GH treatment on bone density are less clear.