Hormonal status of short children born small for gestational age.

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The present study was undertaken to evaluate the hormonal status in a subgroup of prepubertal children born small for gestational age (SGA) who lacked postnatal catch-up growth. In this subgroup, a reduced rate of growth hormone (GH) secretion was found, compared with reference groups of healthy children born appropriate for gestational age, of either… (More)

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@article{Boguszewski1997HormonalSO, title={Hormonal status of short children born small for gestational age.}, author={Margaret C. S. Boguszewski and Reynar K Bjarnason and Catarina Jansson and Sten Rosberg and Kersti Albertsson-Wikland}, journal={Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992). Supplement}, year={1997}, volume={423}, pages={189-92} }