Development of additional pituitary hormone deficiencies in pediatric patients originally diagnosed with idiopathic isolated GH deficiency.

@article{Blum2014DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of additional pituitary hormone deficiencies in pediatric patients originally diagnosed with idiopathic isolated GH deficiency.},
  author={Werner Friedrich Blum and Cheri L. Deal and Alan G. Zimmermann and Elena P. Shavrikova and Christopher Jeremy Child and Charmian A. Quigley and Stenvert L. S. Drop and Gordon B. Cutler and Ron G. Rosenfeld},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={2014},
  volume={170 1},
  pages={13-21}
}
OBJECTIVE We assessed the characteristics of children initially diagnosed with idiopathic isolated GH deficiency (IGHD) who later developed additional (multiple) pituitary hormone deficiencies (MPHD). DESIGN Data were analyzed for 5805 pediatric patients with idiopathic IGHD, who were GH-naïve at baseline and GH-treated in the multinational, observational… CONTINUE READING