Elly Scheermeyer

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BACKGROUND Perineal tears commonly occur during childbirth. They are sutured most of the time. Surgical repair can be associated with adverse outcomes, such as pain, discomfort and interference with normal activities during puerperium and possibly breastfeeding. Surgical repair also has an impact on clinical workload and human and financial resources. (More)
Aim We aimed to assess the benefits and safety of low dose growth hormone treatment (GHT, 4.5 mg/m 2 /week) in young children with genetically confirmed Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS). Methods Data of 20 infants (2-12 months) and 24 toddlers (13-24 months) were collected from the PWS-OZGROW database. The two groups were evaluated for standard deviation scores(More)
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