Growth Hormone Treatment for Growth Failure in Pediatric Patients with Crohn's Disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Crohn Disease
  • Growth Disorders
  • Growth Hormone

abstract

  • GH treatment increases height velocity and may enhance bone mineralization in children with CD. A randomized controlled trial in a large cohort of children is needed to evaluate the ultimate impact of GH treatment.

publication date

  • November 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2590584

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jpeds.2008.04.064

PubMed ID

  • 18589450

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 651

end page

  • 8, 658.e1-3

volume

  • 153

number

  • 5