A clinical study to assess whether the gut microbiome affects the response of children with short stature (SS) to growth hormone (GH) therapy

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions:
    Short Stature
  • Age: Between 5 Year(s) - 16 Year(s)
  • Gender: Male or Female
  • Other Inclusion Criteria:
    1. Children with height SD score (H-SDS) below -2.0 SDS who are being evaluated for GH treatment between the ages 5-16 years.
    2. Both males and females will be invited to study. All eligible subjects will be invited to study irrespective of

You may not be eligible for this study if the following are true:

    1. Children with autoimmune disease, eating disorders, children that suffer from cardiovascular, respiratory or urinary disease as well as children any genetically diagnosed syndrome like Turner’s syndrome, Prader Willi syndrome, Angelman syndrome


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