[Stunted growth].


According to recent investigations more than half of all growth disorders are due to growth hormone (GH) deficiency. I. The cause of the classic hypothalamo-pituitary dwarfism is: 1. perinatally acquired lesions of the hypothalamus; 2. suprasellar tumours; 3. brain malformations; 4. hereditary disturbances of GH-synthesis. - II. Constitutional delay of… (More)


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@article{Bierich1983StuntedG, title={[Stunted growth].}, author={J{\"u}rgen R. Bierich}, journal={Monatsschrift Kinderheilkunde : Organ der Deutschen Gesellschaft fur Kinderheilkunde}, year={1983}, volume={131 4}, pages={180-92} }