Effect of Growth Hormone in Children With Growth Hormone Deficiency
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This trial is conducted in the United States of America (USA). The purpose of the trial is to compare the effect of Norditropin® using different dosing regimens in children suspected of growth hormone deficiency.
Condition or disease
Growth Hormone DisorderGrowth Hormone Deficiency in ChildrenGrowth DisorderIdiopathic Short Stature
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Ages Eligible for Study:
3 Years to 15 Years (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Clinically suspected GHD
Height < -2.0 SDS
Serum IGF-I less than or equal to -1.0 SDS
Bone age less than or equal to 9 years for boys and less than or equal to 7 years for girls.
Puberty Tanner Stage I
Previous use of growth hormone
Growth retardation attributable to causes other than GHD (e.g. inborn errors of metabolism, primary bone disease, chromosomal disorders, etc.)