[Growth rate of children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia during treatment with low doses of hydrocortisone].

Abstract

We evaluated linear growth of 27 children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) treated with low doses of oral hydrocortisone. They were followed-up during 6.1 +/- 1.8 years with daily hydrocortisone doses of 10.84 +/- 2.0 mg/m2 and 0.1 mg fludrocortisone (24 of them). Twenty-three were female. Mean chronological age (CA) was 6.1 +/- 2.9 years and bone… (More)

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