Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Agonist Treatment to Increase Final Stature in Children With Precocious Puberty

@inproceedings{Li2014GonadotropinRH,
  title={Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Agonist Treatment to Increase Final Stature in Children With Precocious Puberty},
  author={P. Li and Yan Li and Chung-Lin Yang and Mesut Ogrendik.},
  booktitle={Medicine},
  year={2014}
}
In the setting of central precocious puberty (CPP), the motivation for hormonal intervention is to help the child to reach a taller adult stature than she would achieve otherwise. While gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogs (GnRHa) constitute an established treatment for improving adult stature in girls presenting with CPP up to age 6 (true precocious… CONTINUE READING