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Endocrine investigations and laboratory reference ranges

Gary Butler and Jeremy Kirk

in Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print May 2011 | ISBN: 9780199232222
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726194 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199232222.003.0101

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Endocrine investigations and laboratory reference ranges

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General guidelines 330

GH provocation tests 331

Tests for GH secretion 332

IGF-1 generation test 334

Oral glucose tolerance test for investigating excess GH secretion 335

TRH test 336

LHRH/GnRH (gonadotropin-releasing hormone) stimulation test 337

Triple pituitary stimulation test 338

Water deprivation test (WDT) 340...

Chapter.  7830 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes ; Paediatrics

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