Growth hormone-dependent insulin-like growth factor binding protein is a major determinant of bone mineral density in healthy men.

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To establish the major determinants of bone mass, we assessed relationships between bone mineral density (BMD) and height, weight, body mass index (BMI), muscle strength, physical capacity (VO2max), body composition, serum concentrations of insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I), growth hormone (GH), the GH-dependent IGF binding protein (IGFBP-3… (More)

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