Reduction of baseline body mass index under gonadotropin-suppressive therapy in girls with idiopathic precocious puberty.

@article{Arrigo2004ReductionOB,
  title={Reduction of baseline body mass index under gonadotropin-suppressive therapy in girls with idiopathic precocious puberty.},
  author={Teresa Arrigo and Filippo De Luca and Franco Antoniazzi and Fiorella Galluzzi and Maria Segni and Maria Rosano and Maria Francesca Messina and Fortunato Lombardo},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={2004},
  volume={150 4},
  pages={533-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate longitudinally body mass index (BMI) evolution and obesity prevalence in a large and very homogeneous study population consisting only of girls with non-organic central precocious puberty (CPP) who were treated with gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonists (GnRHa) for at least two years. PATIENTS AND DESIGN The 101 girls with idiopathic CPP who were selected for this study fulfilled the following inclusion criteria: (a) suppression of gonadotropin and gonadal sex… CONTINUE READING

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