• 1938
  • Turner is considered a pioneer in endocrinology and is well known for publishing a paper in 1938 that first recognized the existence of the syndrome that was named after him, says Healio.com. (reference.com)
  • girl with Turner syndrome
  • The report is meant to serve as a supplement to the American Academy of Pediatrics' "Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Care" and emphasizes the importance of continuity of care and the need to avoid its fragmentation by ensuring a medical home for every girl with Turner syndrome. (aappublications.org)
  • Despite these physical differences and other problems, with the right medical care, early intervention, and ongoing support, a girl with Turner syndrome can lead a normal, healthy, and productive life. (kidshealth.org)
  • Ductal
  • An animal model of Laron syndrome, the GHR knockout mouse, shows severely impaired ductal outgrowth at 11 weeks of age. (wikipedia.org)
  • estrogen
  • Women with Turner syndrome usually take estrogen-progesterone treatment until at least menopause to protect their bones from osteoporosis. (doctors-hospital.net)
  • Estrogen and GH are often combined in Turner syndrome. (wikipedia.org)
  • An adolescent Vietnamese girl with Laron syndrome who was treated with a high dosage of IGF-1 and a gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogue for 3-4 years paradoxically experienced isolated progression of breast development without any other pubertal changes in spite of estrogen levels in the low prepubertal range. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • Many women with Turner syndrome may still carry a child, but they must undergo in vitro fertilization to become pregnant. (reference.com)
  • Women with Triple-X syndrome are fertile but can have premature ovarian failure. (wikipedia.org)
  • As such, taken together, it is said that the phenotypes of women with Laron syndrome and GHR knockout mice are identical, with diminished body size and delayed sexual maturation accompanied by normal lactation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Neuropathy
  • Parsonage-Turner involves neuropathy of the suprascapular nerve in 97% of cases, and variably involves the axillary and subscapular nerves. (wikipedia.org)