The obesity of patients with Laron Syndrome is not associated with excessive nutritional intake.

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SUMMARY OBJECTIVE To study the metabolic parameters which may affect the excessive weight of treated and untreated patients with Laron Syndrome. DESIGN Body composition, daily caloric intake and resting energy expenditure (REE), when possible, were measured for each patient. Caloric intake was calculated based on 7-day food records, REE was measured by… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.orcp.2008.11.001

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@article{Ginsberg2009TheOO, title={The obesity of patients with Laron Syndrome is not associated with excessive nutritional intake.}, author={Shira Ginsberg and Z. V. I. Laron and Mira Arbiv Bed and Nachum Vaisman}, journal={Obesity research & clinical practice}, year={2009}, volume={3 1}, pages={1-52} }