Growth and development of 280 hypothyroidic patients at diagnosis.

@article{Ozer1995GrowthAD,
  title={Growth and development of 280 hypothyroidic patients at diagnosis.},
  author={G{\"u}ler Ozer and Bilgin Y{\"u}ksel and M N Kozanoğlu and M Serbest and Cengiz Turgut},
  journal={Acta paediatrica Japonica : Overseas edition},
  year={1995},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={145-9}
}
The growth and development of 280 hypothyroidic patients who were diagnosed from 1979 to 1991, has been evaluated by standardized anthropometric criteria. According to the chronologic age during the diagnosis, the patients were divided into five groups of 0-6, 7-12, 13-24, 25-60 and 61-144 months. In these groups, the rates of the patients' weights and heights which were found below the 5th percentile, were as follows; for height 44%, 69%, 71%, 85%, 80% and for weight 38%, 68%, 70%, 55%, 60… CONTINUE READING