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GH-IGF-IGFBP Axis and Metabolic Profile in Short Children Born Small for Gestational Age

By Daniëlle C.M. van der Kaay and Anita C.S. Hokken-Koelega

Submitted: October 29th 2010Reviewed: April 20th 2011Published: October 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/18800

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Daniëlle C.M. van der Kaay and Anita C.S. Hokken-Koelega (October 26th 2011). GH-IGF-IGFBP Axis and Metabolic Profile in Short Children Born Small for Gestational Age, Update on Mechanisms of Hormone Action - Focus on Metabolism, Growth and Reproduction, Gianluca Aimaretti with Paolo Marzullo and Flavia Prodam, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/18800. Available from:

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