Laron syndrome history and symptoms

Jump to: navigation, search

Please help WikiDoc by adding more content here. It's easy! Click here to learn about editing.

Laron syndrome Microchapters

Home

Patient Information

Overview

Historical Perspective

Classification

Pathophysiology

Causes

Differentiating Laron Syndrome from other Diseases

Epidemiology and Demographics

Risk Factors

Natural History, Complications and Prognosis

Diagnosis

History and Symptoms

Physical Examination

Laboratory Findings

CT

MRI

Echocardiography or Ultrasound

Other Imaging Findings

Other Diagnostic Studies

Treatment

Medical Therapy

Surgery

Primary Prevention

Secondary Prevention

Cost-Effectiveness of Therapy

Future or Investigational Therapies

Case Studies

Case #1

Laron syndrome history and symptoms On the Web

Most recent articles

Most cited articles

Review articles

CME Programs

Powerpoint slides

Images

American Roentgen Ray Society Images of Laron syndrome history and symptoms

All Images
X-rays
Echo & Ultrasound
CT Images
MRI

Ongoing Trials at Clinical Trials.gov

US National Guidelines Clearinghouse

NICE Guidance

FDA on Laron syndrome history and symptoms

CDC on Laron syndrome history and symptoms

Laron syndrome history and symptoms in the news

Blogs on Laron syndrome history and symptoms

Directions to Hospitals Treating Laron syndrome

Risk calculators and risk factors for Laron syndrome history and symptoms

Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]

Overview

Symptoms

The principal feature of Laron syndrome is abnormally short stature (dwarfism). Symptoms include:

References

  1. Laron Z, Ginsberg S, Lilos P, Arbiv M, Vaisman N (2006). "Body composition in untreated adult patients with Laron syndrome (primary GH insensitivity)". Clin. Endocrinol. (Oxf). 65 (1): 114–7. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2265.2006.02558.x. PMID 16817829.
  2. Shevah O, Kornreich L, Galatzer A, Laron Z (2005). "The intellectual capacity of patients with Laron syndrome (LS) differs with various molecular defects of the growth hormone receptor gene. Correlation with CNS abnormalities". Horm. Metab. Res. 37 (12): 757–60. doi:10.1055/s-2005-921097. PMID 16372230.

Linked-in.jpg