Adult height in Turkish patients with Turner syndrome without growth hormone treatment


BEREKET A., DEMİRCİOĞLU S., Elcioglu N., Hacihanefioglu S., Memioglu N., Bas F., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.50, no.5, pp.415-417, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.415-417

Abstract

Spontaneous adult height (AH) in Turner syndrome (TS) varies among populations. Population-specific AH data is essential to assess the efficacy of growth-promoting therapies in TS. A multicenter study was performed to establish AH of non-growth hormone (GH)-treated Turkish patients with TS.