Growth hormone disturbances in adolescents with type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus. Differentiating the GH signal

Pal, Babi Rani (2002) Growth hormone disturbances in adolescents with type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus. Differentiating the GH signal. MD thesis, University of Glasgow.

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Abstract

This Thesis provides evidence that raised plasma growth hormone (GH) levels play an intrinsic metabolic role in Type 1 diabetes. Physiological and functional aspects of GH pulsatility has been examined under standardized conditions. Diabetic subjects have prolonged GH clearance characteristics: Bolus GH half-life (t

Item Type: Thesis (MD)
Qualification Level: Doctoral
Additional Information: Adviser: David Dunger
Keywords: Endocrinology
Date of Award: 2002
Depositing User: Enlighten Team
Unique ID: glathesis:2002-71055
Copyright: Copyright of this thesis is held by the author.
Date Deposited: 10 May 2019 10:49
Last Modified: 10 May 2019 10:49
URI: http://theses.gla.ac.uk/id/eprint/71055

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