Response to growth hormone with respect to pubertal status on increased dose in idiopathic growth hormone deficiency: An analysis of Turkish children in the KIGS database (Pfizer International Growth Study)


Darendeliler F., Berberoglu M., Ocal G., Adiyaman P., Bundak R., Gunoz H., ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, vol.18, no.10, pp.949-954, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/jpem.2005.18.10.949
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM
  • Page Numbers: pp.949-954

Abstract

Aim: To compare the growth response to growth hormone (GH) treatment in patients with idiopathic GH deficiency (IGHD) who were prepubertal with the response of those who were pubertal at the onset of GH therapy on an increased GH dose.