Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
- Self-assessment of pubertal stage in overweight childrenSandra Bonat
Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1862, USA
Pediatrics 110:743-7. 2002..Little is known about whether such self-assessments are accurate in obese children. We therefore determined the reliability of Tanner stage self-assessments in both nonobese and obese children...
- Thyroid carcinoma in the McCune-Albright syndrome: contributory role of activating Gs alpha mutationsMichael T Collins
Craniofacial and Skeletal Diseases Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 4320, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:4413-7. 2003..These findings suggest that the infrequent development of thyroid carcinoma in MAS patients involves additional mutational or epigenetic events...