Somatomedin levels in the diagnosis and therapy of growth hormone deficiency.

@article{GiannellaNeto1988SomatomedinLI,
  title={Somatomedin levels in the diagnosis and therapy of growth hormone deficiency.},
  author={Daniel Giannella-Neto and Bernardo L{\'e}o Wajchenberg and Berenice B Mendonca and Bernardo Liberman and M{\'a}rcia Nery and Mari{\^a}ngela Macchione and E. Martin Spencer},
  journal={Hormone and metabolic research = Hormon- und Stoffwechselforschung = Hormones et metabolisme},
  year={1988},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={175-81}
}
Serum somatomedin-C (SM-C) and somatomedin (SM) concentrations were measured by, respectively, radioimmuno (SM-C RIA) and radioreceptor assays (SM RRA) in 3 groups of children with short stature. The patient population was different from previously reported series in that it was urban Brazilian, low income, and significantly older. Group A consisted of 6… CONTINUE READING