Disease-specific standards in congenital syndromes.

Abstract

A number of congenital diseases are associated with growth disorders. Over the past decade, efforts have been made to define disease-specific growth standards for these diseases. Such standards allow patients to be counselled, and it is useful to take the predicted growth of an individual into account before initiating any treatment regimen. In addition… (More)

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@article{Ranke1996DiseasespecificSI, title={Disease-specific standards in congenital syndromes.}, author={Michael B. Ranke}, journal={Hormone research}, year={1996}, volume={45 Suppl 2}, pages={35-41} }