2019
DOI: 10.20945/2359-3997000000189 View full text |Buy / Rent full text
|
|

Abstract: Growth hormone (GH) deficiency (GHD) in adults is well-characterized and includes abnormal body composition, reduced bone mass, an adverse cardiovascular risk profile, and impaired quality of life. In the early 1990s, it was also shown that patients with hypopituitarism without GH replacement therapy (GHRT) had excess mortality. Today, GHRT has been shown to decrease or reverse the negative effects of GHD. In addition, recent papers have shown that mortality and morbidity are approaching normal in hypopituitar… Show more

Help me understand this report

Search citation statements

Order By: Relevance
Select...
0
7
0

Publication Types

Select...

Relationship

0
0

Authors

Journals