Guideline for using growth hormone in paediatric patients in South Africa: treatment of growth hormone deficiency and other growth disorders.

  • David Segal
  • Published 2009 in
    South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse…
The Paediatric and Adolescent Endocrine and Diabetes Society of South Africa (PAEDS-SA) recommends, in line with other international groups, that growth hormone (GH) therapy be considered for children and adolescents with significantly short stature and poor growth velocity in the following instances: GH deficiency; Turner syndrome; Prader-Willi syndrome… CONTINUE READING