Daniel F Gunther
Affiliation: University of Washington
- Attenuating growth in children with profound developmental disability: a new approach to an old dilemmaDaniel F Gunther
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Center for Pediatric Bioethics, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1013-7. 2006..We suggest that after proper screening and informed consent, growth-attenuation therapy should be a therapeutic option available to these children should their parents request it...
- Ascertainment bias in Turner syndrome: new insights from girls who were diagnosed incidentally in prenatal lifeDaniel F Gunther
Department of Pediatrics and Endocrinology, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, 4800 Sand Point Way, NE, M1 3, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
Pediatrics 114:640-4. 2004....
- Onset of acquired autoimmune hypothyroidism in infancy: a presentation of delayed gross-motor development and rhabdomyolysisDaniel F Gunther
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
Eur J Pediatr 165:320-2. 2006..Although rare, rhabdomyolysis secondary to hypothyroidism should be in the differential diagnosis of delayed gross-motor development in infancy and toddlerhood...
- Differences in follicle-stimulating hormone secretion between 45,X monosomy Turner syndrome and 45,X/46,XX mosaicism are evident at an early agePatricia Y Fechner
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Stanford University, California 94305 5208, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:4896-902. 2006..Little information exists regarding FSH values in very young girls with Turner syndrome (TS)...
- Growth hormone treatment of early growth failure in toddlers with Turner syndrome: a randomized, controlled, multicenter trialMarsha L Davenport
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, University of North Carolina, CB 7039, 3341 Medical Biomolecular Research Building, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7039, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:3406-16. 2007..Typically, growth failure in Turner syndrome (TS) begins prenatally, and height sd score (SDS) declines progressively from birth...
- Growth failure in early life: an important manifestation of Turner syndromeMichael L Davenport
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, School of Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Horm Res 57:157-64. 2002..Traditional concepts of growth failure in TS should be revised. Physicians should consider the diagnosis of TS in any girl with unexplained failure to thrive or short stature, even in the first 3 years of life...
- A case of true hermaphroditism reveals an unusual mechanism of twinningVivienne L Souter
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
Hum Genet 121:179-85. 2007..The twins are chimeric and share a single genetic contribution from their mother but have two genetic contributions from their father thus supporting the existence of a third, previously unreported type of twinning...