Testing for growth hormone deficiency in children

Growth Horm IGF Res. 2020 Feb:50:57-60. doi: 10.1016/j.ghir.2019.12.002. Epub 2019 Dec 14.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Adrenergic alpha-2 Receptor Agonists
  • Age Determination by Skeleton
  • Androgens
  • Arginine
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Clonidine
  • Diagnostic Techniques, Endocrine*
  • Dwarfism, Pituitary / diagnosis*
  • Dwarfism, Pituitary / metabolism
  • Estrogens
  • Ethinyl Estradiol
  • Gastrointestinal Agents
  • Glucagon
  • Human Growth Hormone / deficiency
  • Human Growth Hormone / metabolism*
  • Humans
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypoglycemic Agents
  • Hypopituitarism / diagnosis
  • Hypopituitarism / metabolism
  • Insulin
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 3 / metabolism*
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor I / metabolism*
  • Pituitary Function Tests
  • Testosterone

Substances

  • Adrenergic alpha-2 Receptor Agonists
  • Androgens
  • Estrogens
  • Gastrointestinal Agents
  • Hypoglycemic Agents
  • IGF1 protein, human
  • IGFBP3 protein, human
  • Insulin
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 3
  • Human Growth Hormone
  • Testosterone
  • Ethinyl Estradiol
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor I
  • Glucagon
  • Arginine
  • Clonidine