Current Guidelines for Adult GH Replacement

Abstract

Growth hormone deficiency (GHD) in adults may be of either adult or childhood onset and may occur as isolated GHD or as multiple hormone deficiencies. Adult-onset GHD usually results from damage to the pituitary gland or hypothalamus. Such damage may be caused by a tumor in the area or by treatment for a tumor (surgery or radiotherapy). Childhood–onset GHD… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11154-005-5226-y

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@article{Doga2005CurrentGF, title={Current Guidelines for Adult GH Replacement}, author={Mauro Doga and Stefania Bonadonna and Monica Gola and Sebastiano Bruno Solerte and Giovanni Amato and Carlo Carella and Andrea Giustina}, journal={Reviews in Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders}, year={2005}, volume={6}, pages={63-70} }