13 BISOYNTHETIC HUMAN GROWTH HORMONE (bGH) AND PREDINISONE (PD) COMBINED THERAPY FOR HYPERNINSULIMEEIC HYPOGLICEMIA (HH) DUE TO ISLET CELL DISMATURITY (ICD)

@article{Simoni199413BH,
  title={13 BISOYNTHETIC HUMAN GROWTH HORMONE (bGH) AND PREDINISONE (PD) COMBINED THERAPY FOR HYPERNINSULIMEEIC HYPOGLICEMIA (HH) DUE TO ISLET CELL DISMATURITY (ICD)},
  author={Gene Simoni and Carla Demeterco and Silvia Nesi and J E Carriero and J Ramires and Luiz Drude de Lacerda and Romolo Sandrini},
  journal={Pediatric Research},
  year={1994},
  volume={36},
  pages={680-680}
}
Hypoglycemia in children carries high risk of CNS lesions. Early recognition and adequate therapy are mandatory. We report our experience with bGH and PD in 3 children with severe HH due to ICD. Case 1, a 13 months-old white boy with severe hypoglicemic sindrome since the age of 11 months, presented neuroglycopenic signs, marked muscular hypotonia and 2… CONTINUE READING