Turner Syndrome

Grote Clinical Decision Rule May Be Best for Monitoring Growth in Children

Grote Clinical Decision Rule May Be Best for Monitoring Growth in Children

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Investigators sought to improve growth-monitoring programs by examining existing algorithms and examined the effect of using WHO vs national growth charts on algorithm performance.

Use of FSH in Early Diagnosis of Turner Syndrome

Use of FSH in Early Diagnosis of Turner Syndrome

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Karyotyping of girls with short stature and high FSH levels would allow early diagnosis of Turner syndrome in a significant number of patients, especially where resources for chromosome study are limited.

Growth Hormone Does Not Impact Glucose Homeostasis in Turner Syndrome

Growth Hormone Does Not Impact Glucose Homeostasis in Turner Syndrome

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Treatment with growth hormone did not affect insulin sensitivity or insulin secretion in girls with Turner syndrome.

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