JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY, vol.8, no.3, pp.305-312, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY
Noonan syndrome, growth hormone treatment, growth, CLINICAL-FEATURES, CHILDREN, THERAPY, HEIGHT, MUTATIONS, DIAGNOSIS
Objective: Noonan syndrome (NS) is a multisystem disorder, and short stature is its most striking manifestation. Optimal growth hormone (GH) treatment for NS is still controversial. In this study, using a nationwide registration system, we aimed to evaluate the growth characteristics and the clinical features of NS patients in Turkey and their growth response to GH treatment.