Russell-Silver Dwarfism

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Latest Research

Latest Advance
  • Condition: Sleep Disordered Breathing (SDB) in Patients with Silver-Russell Syndrome (SRS)
  • Journal: Sleep medicine
  • Treatment Used: Recombinant Growth Hormone (rGH) Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 34
  • Published —
This study characterized sleep in children with Silver-Russell syndrome (SRS) and evaluated the impact of recombinant growth hormone (rGH) therapy.
Latest Advance
  • Condition: Weight and Growth with Silver-Russell Syndrome
  • Journal: Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition
  • Treatment Used: Cyproheptadine
  • Number of Patients: 23
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using cyproheptadine to improve weight and growth rate in patients with Silver-Russell syndrome that await growth hormone therapy.