Insulin sensitivity and lipid profiles in girls with central precocious puberty before and during gonadal suppression.

@article{Srensen2010InsulinSA,
  title={Insulin sensitivity and lipid profiles in girls with central precocious puberty before and during gonadal suppression.},
  author={Kaspar S\orensen and Annette Mouritsen and Signe Sloth Mogensen and L Aksglaede and Anders Juul},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2010},
  volume={95 8},
  pages={3736-44}
}
CONTEXT Early menarche is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease in adulthood. It is unknown whether metabolic risk factors are adversely affected in girls with central precocious puberty (CPP) already at time of diagnosis. OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to evaluate metabolic profiles in girls with early normal puberty (EP) and CPP. DESIGN AND SETTING This was a combined cross-sectional and longitudinal study at a tertiary center of pediatric endocrinology… CONTINUE READING

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