Long-term Effects of Growth Hormone, Estrogen, or Placebo on Self-image and Behavior in Turner Syndrome

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Girls with Turner syndrome (TS) are short and lack endogenous estrogen. Our aim in this study was to evaluate the behavioral effects of continuous growth hormone (GH), ethinyl estradiol (E), or placebo (P) treatment in TS girls. Subjects were recruited from an ongoing randomized trial, consisting of 4 TS treatment groups: 1.E (25-50 ng/kg/day until age 12… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/00006450-199305001-00279

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