Serum IGF-I and IGFBP-3 levels for normal Thai children and their usefulness in clinical practice.

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Serum IGF-I and IGFBP-3 levels are growth hormone (GH) dependent and reflect the endogenous GH secretion. Two hundred and forty-four healthy children were evaluated for serum IGF-I and IGFBP-3 levels and then the age-defined normal values for Thai children were constructed. The results showed that the serum IGF-I and IGFBP-3 levels were age dependent… (More)

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@article{Wacharasindhu1998SerumIA, title={Serum IGF-I and IGFBP-3 levels for normal Thai children and their usefulness in clinical practice.}, author={Sumrit Wacharasindhu and Katharee Chaichanwatanakul and Supawadee Likitmaskul and Kitti Angsusingha and Luephorn Punnakanta and Chanisada Tuchinda}, journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet}, year={1998}, volume={81 6}, pages={423-31} }