[Hypopituitarism during the first year of life. A collaborative Italian study].

@article{Ff2p41998HypopituitarismDT,
  title={[Hypopituitarism during the first year of life. A collaborative Italian study].},
  author={De Luca Ff2p4 and Teresa Arrigo and Mauro Bozzola and Giuseppe Crisafulli and Lucia Ghizzoni and Maria Francesca Messina and Malgorzata Wasniewska},
  journal={Archives de pediatrie : organe officiel de la Societe francaise de pediatrie},
  year={1998},
  volume={5 Suppl 4},
  pages={
          313S-317S
        }
}
Literature data on statural growth effect of growth hormone (GH) treatment of children with GH deficiency (GHD) appears disappointing when treatment had late onset. It seems therefore that GH treatment should be started as early as possible, thus requiring early diagnosis. This study was undertaken: 1) to define the main characteristics of early onset GHD… CONTINUE READING