Short Stature

3 replies on “Short Stature”

Any precautions while giving GH?
Some say it can accelerate puberty and lead to early fusion of epiphysis and finally worsen the short stature.

What is the dose of recombinant GH ?
How should we monitor the response ?
What is the criteria to stop recombinant GH Rx ?

15 year old female child with short stature and delayed puberty noticed on evaluation . What would be the approach of management in this child . Which should be treated first?