hrp0095p1-300 | GH and IGFs | ESPE2022

Evaluation of the growth response of children with growth hormone deficiency according to peak growth hormone levels on provocative tests

Donbaloğlu Zeynep , Singin Berna , Acar Sezer , Bedel Aynur , Barsal Çetiner Ebru , Aydin Behram Bilge , Parlak Mesut , Tuhan Hale

Objective: We aimed to evaluate the relation between the peak growth hormone (GH) levels on provocative tests and response to recombinant human GH (rhGH) therapy in patients with GH deficiency (GHD).Methods: This was a cross-sectional, single-center, and retrospective study. A total of 518 patients who received rhGH therapy under the age of 16 in the Endocrinology Clinic of Akdeniz University Hospital between 1997 and 20...

hrp0097p1-358 | Pituitary, Neuroendocrinology and Puberty | ESPE2023

Do gonadotropin releasing hormone analogues increase the total body fat mass and body mass index in girls with idiopathic central precocious puberty?

Donbaloğlu Zeynep , Singin Berna , Barsal Cetiner Ebru , Aydin Behram Bilge , Bedel Aynur , Tuhan Hale , Parlak Mesut

Aim: Gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogues (GnRHa) are widely used in the treatment of idiopathic central precocious puberty (ICPP) cases due to premature maturation of the hypothalamus-pituitary-gonad axis. The effect of GnRHa therapy on body weight and fat distribution is controversial in the literature. We aimed to examine the anthropometric measurements and body composition analysis of the girls with ICPP and to investigate the effect of related factors...