hrp0082p3-d1-884 | Perinatal and Neonatal Endocrinology | ESPE2014
, Karlsson Ann-Katrine
, Ankarberg-Lindgren Carina
, Dahlgren Jovanna
Background: Gender differences in sex steroids and IGF1 are well known from pubertal years into adulthood. Few studies report data from pre-school years.Objective and hypotheses: To study gender specific changes in sex steroids and IGF1 at birth and at 5 years of age and correlate these with auxological measurements. There are gender differences in IGF1 levels due to differences in sex steroids already at birth and during pre-school years.<p class="a...