Somatomedin-C in accelerated growth of children with precocious puberty.

Abstract

To assess the role of somatomedin-C as a possible mediator of the growth spurt in children with central precocious puberty, we compared Sm-C levels in 40 children with central precocious puberty, 87 age-matched normal children, and 110 normal pubertal controls. Somatomedin C levels were significantly elevated for age in the children with precocious puberty… (More)

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