Effect of growth hormone on muscle strength, tone and mobility of children with Prader-Willi syndrome

ObjectivePrader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) is a genetic syndrome presenting with severe hypotonia and decreased agility. Growth Hormone (GH), which is often used in these patients to treat short stature and obesity, seems improve hypotonia, physical strength, activity, and locomotor developmental ability....

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Main Authors: SALEHPOUR, Shadab, Rohani, Farzaneh, ARYANI, Omid, HOUSHMAND, Massoud, HASHEMINEZHAD, Farhad, REZVANI KASHANI, Morteza, MAHVELATI SHAMSABADI, Farhad, POURNASIRI, Zahra
Format: Online
Language:eng
Published: Iranian Journal of Child Neurology 2011
Online Access:http://journals.sbmu.ac.ir/ijcn/article/view/2121

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