Overweight/obesity and associated cardiovascular risk factors in sub-Saharan African children and adolescents: a scoping review
Recently, childhood and adolescence overweight/obesity has increased disproportionately in developing countries, with estimates predicting a parallel increase in future cardiovascular disease (CVD) burden iden... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - March 24, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Simeon-Pierre Choukem, Joel Noutakdie Tochie, Aurelie T. Sibetcheu, Jobert Richie Nansseu and Julian P. Hamilton-Shield Tags: Review Source Type: research

Low prevalence of organic pathology in a predominantly black population with premature adrenarche: need to stratify definitions and screening protocols
Premature adrenarche has been described as clinical and biochemical hyperandrogenism before the age of 8  years in girls and 9 years in boys and absence of signs of true puberty. Adrenal pathology such as adren... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - March 9, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Christy Foster, Alicia Diaz-Thomas and Amit Lahoti Tags: Research Source Type: research

Parent-reported outcomes in young children with disorders/differences of sex development
There is a paucity of tools that can be used in routine clinical practice to assess the psychosocial impact of Disorders/Differences of Sex Development (DSD) on parents and children. (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - February 14, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Salma R. Ali, Zoe Macqueen, Melissa Gardner, Yiqiao Xin, Andreas Kyriakou, Avril Mason, M. Guftar Shaikh, Sze C. Wong, David E. Sandberg and S. Faisal Ahmed Tags: Research Source Type: research

Hypothalamic lipoma and growth hormone deficiency
Intracranial lipomas are rare, congenital lesions, most often located at the midline. Most hypothalamic lipomas are asymptomatic, but some cases have been associated with precocious puberty, hypothermia, heada... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - February 5, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Anne Rochtus, Joseph Vinckx and Francis de Zegher Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Van Wyk-Grumbach syndrome in a female pediatric patient with trisomy 21: a case report
Children with hypothyroidism typically present with delayed growth and development, but on rare occasions can present with signs of precocious puberty. This presentation is called Van Wyk-Grumbach syndrome. Va... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - January 28, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Jyotsna Gupta and Karen Lin-Su Tags: Case report Source Type: research

A novel de novo partial xq duplication in a girl with short stature, nonverbal learning disability and diminished ovarian reserve - effect of growth hormone treatment and fertility preservation strategies: a case report and up-to-date review
Xq duplication is a rare condition with a very variable phenotype, which could mimic other genetic syndromes involving the long arm of chromosome X. Sometimes short stature and diminished ovarian reserve (DOR)... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - January 9, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Francesca Parissone, Mairi Pucci, Emanuela Meneghelli, Orsetta Zuffardi, Rossana Di Paola, Stefano Zaffagnini, Massimo Franchi, Elisabetta Santangelo, Gaetano Cantalupo, Paolo Cavarzere, Franco Antoniazzi, Giorgio Piacentini and Rossella Gaudino Tags: Case report Source Type: research

The role of delayed bone age in the evaluation of stature and bone health in glucocorticoid treated patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Low bone mineral density and an increased risk of appendicular and vertebral fractures are well-established consequences of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) and the risk of fractures is exacerbated by long-te... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - December 23, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: E. J. Annexstad, J. Bollerslev, J. Westvik, A. G. Myhre, K. Godang, I. Holm and M. Rasmussen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Clitoral sizes and anogenital distances in term newborns in Nigeria
This study aimed to document normative data on clitoral sizes and anogenital distan... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - December 5, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Adesola Olubunmi Adekoya, Musili Bolanle Fetuga, Olumide Olatokunbo Jarrett, Tinuade Adetutu Ogunlesi, Jean-Pierre Chanoine and Abiola Omobonike Adekoya Tags: Research Source Type: research

Adrenocortical adenoma in a Sudanese girl with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome
We report a case of right adrenocortical adenoma in a girl with features suggestive of Beckwith Wiedemann syndrome to show the importance of tumor surveillance in patients with Beckwith Wiedemann syndrome. (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - November 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Eman Abdalla Ali Elnaw, Awad Rhmattalla Abdalla and Mohamed Ahmed Abdullah Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Clinical and laboratory characteristics and follow up of 62 cases of ketotic hypoglycemia: a retrospective study
Idiopathic ketotic hypoglycemia (KH) is the most common cause of hypoglycemia in non-diabetic children ages 0.5 –6 years old and typically occurs after a period of poor food intake. There are no large studies l... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - November 2, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Paul Kaplowitz and Hilal Sekizkardes Tags: Research Source Type: research

Precocious puberty and Chiari I malformation with syrinx: a case report of an unusual presentation of Costello syndrome
We present a patient with CS and central precocious puberty (CPP). (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - October 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Naomi S. Schwartz and Molly O. Regelmann Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Disorders of sex development (DSD) web-based information: quality survey of DSD team websites
Consumers rely on online health information, particularly for unusual conditions. Disorders of Sex Development (DSD) are complex with some aspects of care controversial. Accurate web-based DSD information is e... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - May 28, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Michelle M. Ernst, Diane Chen, Kim Kennedy, Tess Jewell, Afiya Sajwani, Carmel Foley and David E. Sandberg Tags: Research Source Type: research

Poor growth response during the first year of growth hormone treatment in short prepubertal children with growth hormone deficiency and born small for gestational age: a comparison of different criteria
There is no consensus on the definition of poor growth response after the first year of growth hormone (GH) treatment. We determined the proportion of poor responders identified by different criteria in childr... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - October 22, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Saartje Straetemans, Muriel Thomas, Margarita Craen, Raoul Rooman and Jean De Schepper Tags: Research Source Type: research

Perioperative care of congenital adrenal hyperplasia – a disparity of physician practices in Canada
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency is the most common cause of primary adrenal insufficiency in children. Current guidelines recommend the use of perioperative stress dose (s... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - September 10, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Munier A. Nour, Hardave Gill, Prosanta Mondal, Mark Inman and Kristine Urmson Tags: Research Source Type: research

Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 presenting with concurrent insulinoma and prolactinoma in early-adolescence
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 (MEN1) is a rare autosomal dominant disease that generally presents with primary hyperparathyroidism. However, initial presentation may vary and continued reevaluation of et... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - August 6, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Yasmin Akhtar, Angela Verardo and Janet L. Crane Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Real-world efficacy and safety of insulin degludec with mealtime rapid-acting insulin in type 1 diabetes in Indian pediatric population
Insulin Degludec (IDeg) is a new ultra-long-acting basal insulin that has not been yet evaluated in Indian pediatric population. We aim to evaluate the efficacy and safety of IDeg as basal-bolus therapy in Ind... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - July 27, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Inderpal Singh Kochar and Aashish Sethi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Challenging diagnosis of congenital hyperinsulinism in two infants of diabetic mothers with rare pathogenic KCNJ11 and HNF4A gene variants
Congenital hyperinsulinism (CHI) is the leading cause of persistent hypoglycemia in infants. The infants of diabetic mothers (IDMs) very frequently present with neonatal hypoglycemia associated to transient hy... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - July 17, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Lina Huerta-Saenz, Carol Saunders and Yun Yan Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Mode of clinical presentation and delayed diagnosis of Turner syndrome: a single Centre UK study
Early diagnosis of girls with Turner syndrome (TS) is essential to provide timely intervention and support. The screening guidelines for TS suggest karyotype evaluation in patients presenting with short statur... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - June 26, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Louise Apperley, Urmi Das, Renuka Ramakrishnan, Poonam Dharmaraj, Jo Blair, Mohammed Didi and Senthil Senniappan Tags: Research Source Type: research

Continuous Flash Glucose Monitoring in children with Congenital Hyperinsulinism; first report on accuracy and patient experience
The factory calibrated FreeStyle Libre (FSL) flash glucose monitoring system has been recently introduced for use in patients with diabetes mellitus. There are no reports available regarding its use in patient... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - March 27, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Hussain Alsaffar, Lucy Turner, Zoe Yung, Mohammed Didi and Senthil Senniappan Tags: Research Source Type: research

A novel, homozygous mutation in desert hedgehog (DHH) in a 46, XY patient with dysgenetic testes presenting with primary amenorrhoea: a case report
Desert hedgehog (DHH) mutations have been described in only a limited number of individuals with 46, XY disorders of sex development (DSD) presenting as either partial or complete gonadal dysgenesis. Gonadal tumo... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - March 2, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Karen M. Rothacker, Katie L. Ayers, Dave Tang, Kiranjit Joshi, Jocelyn A. van den Bergen, Gorjana Robevska, Naeem Samnakay, Lakshmi Nagarajan, Kate Francis, Andrew H. Sinclair and Catherine S. Choong Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Body composition, adipokines, bone mineral density and bone remodeling markers in relation to IGF-1 levels in adults with Prader-Willi syndrome
In patients with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) body composition is abnormal and alterations in appetite regulating factors, bone mineral density and insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) levels have been describe... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - January 16, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Authors: I. Caroline van Nieuwpoort, Jos W. R. Twisk, Leopold M. G. Curfs, Paul Lips and Madeleine L. Drent Tags: Research Source Type: research

Abstracts from the 9th Biennial Scientific Meeting of the Asia Pacific Paediatric Endocrine Society (APPES) and the 50th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Pediatric Endocrinology (JSPE)
(Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - December 28, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Meeting abstracts Source Type: research

A medical calculator to determine testicular volumes matching ultrasound values from the width of the testis obtained in the scrotum with a centimeter ruler
The determination of the testicular volume is of considerable importance to assess the onset, progression and disorders of puberty, abnormal testicular development, and a number of other conditions; and in adu... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - November 21, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Juan F. Sotos and Naomi J. Tokar Tags: Letter to the Editor Source Type: research

Insulinoma masquerading as a loss of consciousness in a teenage girl: case report and literature review
We report on a previously healthy 15-year-old Hispanic female with insulinoma who presented with a... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - October 17, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Meghana Gudala, Mahmuda Ahmed, Rushika Conroy and Ksenia Tonyushkina Tags: Case report Source Type: research

A patient with van Maldergem syndrome with endocrine abnormalities, hypogonadotropic hypogonadism, and breast aplasia/hypoplasia
We report a female patient with endocrine abnormalities, hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and amazia (breasts aplasia/hypoplasia but normal nipples and areolas) in a rare syndrome: Van Maldergem syndrome (VMS). (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - October 13, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Juan Sotos, Katherine Miller, Donald Corsmeier, Naomi Tokar, Benjamin Kelly, Vijay Nadella, Huachun Zhong, Amy Wetzel, Brent Adler, Chack-Yung Yu and Peter White Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Congenital hypothyroidism: insights into pathogenesis and treatment
Congenital hypothyroidism occurs in approximately 1 in 2000 newborns and can have devastating neurodevelopmental consequences if not detected and treated promptly. While newborn screening has virtually eradica... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - October 2, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Christine E. Cherella and Ari J. Wassner Tags: Review Source Type: research

Erratum to: Appraisal of testicular volumes: volumes matching ultrasound values referenced to stages of genital development
(Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - September 29, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Juan F. Sotos and Naomi J. Tokar Tags: Erratum Source Type: research

Diagnosis and treatment of hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia and its implications for paediatric endocrinology
Glucose homeostasis requires appropriate and synchronous coordination of metabolic events and hormonal activities to keep plasma glucose concentrations in a narrow range of 3.5 –5.5 mmol/L. Insulin, the only gl... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - August 29, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Huseyin Demirbilek, Sofia A. Rahman, Gonul Gulal Buyukyilmaz and Khalid Hussain Tags: Review Source Type: research

Novel compound heterozygous ASXL3 mutation causing Bainbridge-ropers like syndrome and primary IGF1 deficiency
De novo truncating and splicing mutations in the additional sex combs-like 3 (ASXL3) gene have been implicated in the development of Bainbridge-Ropers syndrome (BRPS) characterised by severe developmental delay, ... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - August 4, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Dinesh Giri, Daniel Rigden, Mohammed Didi, Matthew Peak, Paul McNamara and Senthil Senniappan Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Appraisal of testicular volumes: volumes matching ultrasound values referenced to stages of genital development
Testicular volumes obtained with orchidometers or external linear measurements in the scrotum (centimeter ruler or calipers) grossly over-estimate ultrasound volumes, have much variability and may not be accur... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - July 17, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Juan F. Sotos and Naomi J. Tokar Source Type: research

Clitoral size in term newborns in Kumasi, Ghana
This study was performed to establish norms for clitoral size in term Ghanaian female ne... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - June 6, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Serwah Bonsu Asafo-Agyei, Emmanuel Ameyaw, Jean-Pierre Chanoine, Margaret Zacharin and Samuel Blay Nguah Source Type: research

Change in BMI after radioactive iodine ablation for graves disease
We aimed to determine the extent of post-treatment weight gain that occurs in pediatric patients in the first year following radioactive iodine (RAI) therapy for Graves disease (GD) and its relationship to cli... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - June 2, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Melinda Chen, Matthew Lash, Todd Nebesio and Erica Eugster Source Type: research

Erratum to: A randomized pilot trial of growth hormone with anastrozole versus growth hormone alone, starting at the very end of puberty in adolescents with idiopathic short stature
(Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - February 27, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Anya Rothenbuhler, Agn ès Linglart and Pierre Bougnères Source Type: research

Deferring surgical treatment of ambiguous genitalia into adolescence in girls with 21-hydroxylase deficiency: a feasibility study
Genital surgery in Disorders of Sex Development (DSD) has been an area of debate over the past 20  years. Emerging scientific evidence in the late 1990s defied the then routine practice to surgically align geni... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - January 28, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Pierre Bougn ères, Claire Bouvattier, Maryse Cartigny and Lina Michala Source Type: research

Normative penile anthropometry in term newborns in Kumasi, Ghana: a cross-sectional prospective study
Genital measurements are a useful adjunct in the early detection of various endocrine conditions including hypopituitarism and disorders of sexual differentiation. Standards for genital sizes have been publish... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - January 26, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Serwah Bonsu Asafo-Agyei, Emmanuel Ameyaw, Jean-Pierre Chanoine and Samuel Blay Nguah Source Type: research

Short stature and hypoparathyroidism in a child with Kenny-Caffey syndrome type 2 due to a novel mutation in FAM111A gene
Hypoparathyroidism in children is a heterogeneous group with diverse genetic etiologies. To aid clinicians in the investigation and management of children with hypoparathyroidism, we describe the phenotype of ... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - January 25, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mary B. Abraham, Dong Li, Dave Tang, Susan M. O ’Connell, Fiona McKenzie, Ee Mun Lim, Hakon Hakonarson, Michael A. Levine and Catherine S. Choong Source Type: research

Prevalence and socio-demographic correlates of physical activity levels among South African adults in Cape Town and Mount Frere communities in 2008-2009
Conclusions: To prevent chronic diseases among South Africans, attention should be paid to specific policies and interventions aimed at promoting PA among young adults in rural and urban setting, and across the social-economic diversity. (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - December 29, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Pasmore Malambo Andre Kengne Estelle Lambert Anniza De Villiers Thandi Puoane Source Type: research

The detailed 3D multi-loop aggregate/rosette chromatin architecture and functional dynamic organization of the human and mouse genomes
Conclusions: This architecture, its dynamics, and accessibility, balance stability and flexibility ensuring genome integrity and variation enabling gene expression/regulation by self-organization of (in)active units already in proximity. Our results agree with the heuristics of the field and allow “ architectural sequencing ” at a genome mechanics level to understand the inseparable systems genomic properties. (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - December 24, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Tobias Knoch Malte Wachsmuth Nick Kepper Michael Lesnussa Anis Abuseiris A. Ali Imam Petros Kolovos Jessica Zuin Christel Kockx Rutger Brouwer Harmen van de Werken Wilfred van IJcken Kerstin Wendt Frank Grosveld Source Type: research

Dynamic properties of independent chromatin domains measured by correlation spectroscopy in living cells
Conclusions: Based on the domain structure and dynamics measurements, we propose a loop-cluster model for chromatin domains. It suggests that the regulation of chromatin accessibility for soluble factors displays a significantly stronger dependence on factor concentration than search processes within a static network. (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - December 24, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Malte Wachsmuth Tobias Knoch Karsten Rippe Source Type: research

Cross-reactive LTP sensitization in food-dependent exercise-induced urticaria/anaphylaxis: a pilot study of a component-resolved and in vitro depletion approach
Conclusions: In vitro immunodepletion might be a useful diagnostic tool in food dependent exercise induced urticaria/anaphylaxis with panallergen sensitization, particularly for identifying the culprit allergen and guiding dietary elimination recommendations. (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - December 22, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Diana da Silva Teresa Vieira Ana Pereira Andr é de Sousa Moreira Jos é Delgado Source Type: research

Rabson Mendenhall Syndrome caused by a novel missense mutation
Rabson Mendenhall syndrome is a rare endocrine condition characterized by severe insulin resistance and hyperglycemia. It occurs due to mutations in the insulin receptor gene. Few mutations which are associate... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - November 17, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Krishnapradeep Sinnarajah, M. B. K. C. Dayasiri, N. D. W. Dissanayake, S. T. Kudagammana and A. H. H. M. Jayaweera Source Type: research

Anti-M üllerian hormone as a marker of steroid and gonadotropin action in the testis of children and adolescents with disorders of the gonadal axis
In pediatric patients, basal testosterone and gonadotropin levels may be uninformative in the assessment of testicular function. Measurement of serum anti-M üllerian hormone (AMH) has become increasingly widesp... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - October 28, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Nadia Y. Edelsztein, Romina P. Grinspon, Helena F. Schteingart and Rodolfo A. Rey Source Type: research

The influence of a long-term growth hormone treatment on lipid and glucose metabolism: a randomized trial in short Japanese children born small for gestational age
Long-term growth hormone (GH) treatments in short children born small for gestational age (SGA) restore lipid metabolism, but also increase insulin resistance. The aim of this study was to evaluate the influen... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - October 26, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Reiko Horikawa, Toshiaki Tanaka, Hiromi Nishinaga, Yoshihisa Ogawa and Susumu Yokoya Source Type: research

Case report: recurrent abdominal symptoms in a child with panhypopituitarism – there is always a differential
We report the case of a 6  year old boy suffering from adenohypophysis aplasia as well as ectopic neurohypophysis and delayed diagnosis of familial Mediterranean fever (FMF). (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - October 10, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Laura Olbrich, Eva Schmidt, Ertan Mayatepek and Markus Vogel Source Type: research

Differential effects of hydrocortisone, prednisone, and dexamethasone on hormonal and pharmacokinetic profiles: a pilot study in children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia
Little is known about the comparative effects of different glucocorticoids on the adrenal and growth hormone (GH) axes in children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH). We sought to compare the effects of... (Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology)
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology - September 26, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Todd D. Nebesio, Jamie L. Renbarger, Zeina M. Nabhan, Sydney E. Ross, James E. Slaven, Lang Li, Emily C. Walvoord and Erica A. Eugster Source Type: research