hrp0092p1-89 | Growth and Syndromes (to include Turner Syndrome) | ESPE2019

Clinical Outcomes in Primary Empty Sella (ES) Syndrome in Childhood-Onset Growth Hormone Deficiency: Data from KIGS (Pfizer International Growth Database)

Maghnie Mohamad , Carlsson Martin , Aydin Ferah , Camacho-Hübner Cecilia

Background: The incidence of ES in children varies greatly depending on the population surveyed, ranging from 1.2%-9% to 68% (children without and with known endocrinopathies, respectively). MRI is the main diagnostic tool for screening pituitary and in a previous KIGS study, 3.0% of patients with GHD were identified with ES and 7.8% with pituitary hypoplasia (Maghnie et al, EJE (2013).Aim: T...

hrp0092p1-379 | Growth and Syndromes (to include Turner Syndrome) (2) | ESPE2019

Adult Height Prediction by Bone Age Determination in Children with Idiopathic Growth Hormone Deficiency (IGHD): Analysis of KIGS Data

Reinehr Thomas , Carlsson Martin , Chrysis Dionisios , Camacho-Hübner Cecilia

Background: The precision of adult height prediction by bone age determination in children with idiopathic growth hormone deficiency (IGHD) is unknown.Patients and Methods: The near adult height (NAH) of patients with IGHD with prepubertal onset of growth hormone treatment (GH) in the KIGS database was compared to adult height prediction based on bone ages (BA) >7 years using the Bailey Pinneau (BP) or Tanner-Whiteho...

hrp0094p1-135 | Growth Hormone and IGFs A | ESPE2021

Long-term safety of growth hormone in adults and adolescents with growth hormone deficiency: An overview of the full-cohort in KIMS

Johannsson Gudmundur , Touraine Philippe , Feldt-Rasmussen Ulla , Pico Antonio , Vila Greisa , Carlsson Martin , Beek Andre P van , Wajnrajch Michael P , Gomez Roy , Yuen Kevin CY ,

Objective: KIMS (Pfizer International Metabolic Survey) was a postmarketing surveillance study of growth hormone (GH) replacement in adults and adolescents with GH deficiency (GHD) that concluded in October 2012. This analysis aimed to evaluate the overall safety outcomes from the full cohort of GH-treated patients of KIMS.Methods: Data were collected on adults and adolescents with confirmed GHD and closed epiphyses trea...

hrp0094p1-138 | Growth Hormone and IGFs A | ESPE2021

Safety and effectiveness of pediatric growth hormone therapy: Results from the full cohort in KIGS

Maghnie Mohamad , Ranke Michael B , Geffner Mitchell E , Vlachopapadopoulou Elpis , Dorr Helmuth G , Wikland Kerstin Albertsson , Ibanez Lourdes , Carlsson Martin , Cutfield Wayne , Rooman Raoul , Gomez Roy , Wajnrajch Michael P , Linglart Agnes , Stawerska Renata , Polak Michel , Grimberg Adda ,

Objective: KIGS (Pfizer International Growth Survey) was a large, international database of pediatric patients who received recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH) as prescribed in real-world clinical settings. This analysis evaluated the long-term safety and efficacy data from all participants until KIGS close in 2012.Methods: Children with growth disorders and treated with rhGH (Genotropin® [somatropin]...