Cortisol Activity in Patients With Prader-Willi Syndrome and Healthy Controls
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Ages Eligible for Study:
6 Months and older (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Prader-Willi syndrome confirmed by molecular testing, ages 6 months to adult
Controls: Age-matched, sex-matched, developmentally normal, BMI-controlled healthy or obese subjects
PWS subjects without molecular confirmation of the diagnosis
Subjects receiving glucocorticoid treatment within 3 months of evaluation
Subjects receiving growth hormone within one year prior to analysis