[Empty sella syndrome: a cause of GH deficiency?].

  title={[Empty sella syndrome: a cause of GH deficiency?].},
  author={Rosario Berardi and Paolo Balestri and D. Tomaccini and Patrizia Borgogni and Roberto Mattei},
  journal={La Pediatria medica e chirurgica : Medical and surgical pediatrics},
  volume={4 4},
A deficiency of growth hormone (GH) was detected in a male child with "empty sella syndrome" (ESS). Association between ESS and defeciences of pituitary hormones has been previously reported in adult subjects. It seems likely that GH deficiency is be related to ESS in the case described in this paper. An appropriate evaluation of the endocrine system seems… CONTINUE READING