Growth hormone response to oral clonidine test in normal and short children

S. Loche, M. Cappa, E. Ghigo, A. Faedda, A. Lampis, D. Carta, C. Pintor

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Abstract

We evaluated the growth hormone (GH) response to an acute Clonidine test (0.15 mg/m2 po) in 30 normal prepubertal children (stature between the 3rd and 97th centile), in 29 short children (stature 10th centile and in 20 short children with HV

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)899-902
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Endocrinological Investigation
Volume16
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1993

Keywords

  • Clonidine
  • growth hormone
  • IGF-I
  • short stature

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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