Growth curves for Laron syndrome.

@article{Laron1993GrowthCF,
  title={Growth curves for Laron syndrome.},
  author={Z. V. I. Laron and Pearl Lilos and Beatrice Klinger},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={1993},
  volume={68 6},
  pages={768-70}
}
Growth curves for children with Laron syndrome were constructed on the basis of repeated measurements made throughout infancy, childhood, and puberty in 24 (10 boys, 14 girls) of the 41 patients with this syndrome investigated in our clinic. Growth retardation was already noted at birth, the birth length ranging from 42 to 46 cm in the 12/20 available measurements. The postnatal growth curves deviated sharply from the normal from infancy on. Both sexes showed no clear pubertal spurt. Girls… CONTINUE READING

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