Journal of Endocrinological Investigation

, Volume 22, Issue 11, pp 886–886 | Cite as

Growth hormone deficiency in APECED

  • M. Faustini-Fustini
Letter to the Editor


Growth Hormone Growth Hormone Deficiency Growth Hormone Treatment Idiopathic Short Stature rhGH Treatment 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


  1. 1.
    Franzese A., Valerio G., Di Maio S., Iannucci M.P., Bloise A., Tenore A. Growth hormone insufficiency in a girl with the autoimmune polyendocrinopathy-candidiasis-ectodermal dystrophy. J. Endocrinol. Invest. 1999, 22: 66–69.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Rosenfeld R.G., Albertsson-Wikland K., Cassorla F., Frasier S.D., Hasegawa Y., Hintz R.L., Lafranchi S., Nippe B., Loriaux L., Melmed S., Preece M.A., Ranke M.B., Reiter E.O., Rogol A.D., Underwood L.E., Werther G.A. Diagnostic controversy: the diagnosis of childhood growth hormone deficiency revisited. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 1995, 80: 1532–1540.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Brosnan C.M., Gowing N.F.C. Addison’s disease. B.M.J. 1996, 312: 1085–1087.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    The Genentech Collaborative Study Group Idiopathic short stature: results of one year controlled study of human growth hormone treatment. J. Pediatr. 1989, 115: 713–719.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Hintz R.L., Attie K.M., Baptista J., Roche A. Effect of growth hormone treatment on adult height of children with idiopathic short stature. N. Engl. J. Med. 1999, 340: 502–507.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Italian Society of Endocrinology (SIE) 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Faustini-Fustini
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento Medicina Interna, Unità di EndocrinologiaUniversità di ModenaModenaItaly

Personalised recommendations