Growth hormone secretion in children and adolescents with familial tall stature

Abstract

Sixty-five patients (22 boys and 43 girls) presenting with familial tall stature were investigated with regard to growth hormone (GH) secretion, both physiological and after stimulation with thyrotropin releasing hormone (TRH) and growth hormone relasing hormone (GHRH). Plasma insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) was also measured. Two groups of patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01956408

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