A comparison of skeletal maturity assessed by radiological and ultrasonic methods.

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OBJECTIVES The estimation of skeletal maturity is a useful tool in pediatric practice to determine the degree of delay or advancement in growth disorders and the effectiveness of treatment in conditions that influence linear growth. Skeletal maturity of children is commonly assessed using either Greulich-Pyle (GP) or Tanner-Whitehouse methods (TW2 and TW3… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22966

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