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Growth hormone therapy of Turner's syndrome: beneficial effect on adult height.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Journal of Pediatrics
0022-3476
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Volume
132
Issue
2
Pages
319–324
Identifiers
PMID: 9506648
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

GH, either alone or in combination with OX, is capable of stimulating short-term growth and augmenting adult height in girls with TS. With early diagnosis and initiation of treatment, an adult height of more than 150 cm is a reasonable goal for most girls with TS.

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