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Cortical bone growth and maturational changes in dwarf rats induced by recombinant human growth hormone. Seven studies reported total body BMD Figure 2 232533 — 37nine studies reported lumbar spine BMD Figure 3 232533 — 374243six studies reported femoral neck bone mineral density, Figure 4 232536374243 one study reported total femur BMD 42 and when sex hormone increases bone growth in Townsville study reported forearm BMD 43 Meta-analyses were performed for data variables where more than one study reported values for cases and controls.
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Many hormonal disorders can also affect the skeleton. Untreated childhood-onset GH deficiency GHD markedly impairs linear growth as well as three-dimensional bone size. Currently, intracellular FGFs appear to be primarily involved in the nervous system.
Bone mineral density, bone markers, and fractures in adult males with congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Why Do We Have Bones? Lack of exercise, immobilization, and smoking can also have negative effects on bone mass and strength. Our results suggest first that an increase in culture time from 14 to 28 or 42 days lead to a sharp increase in the expression of chondrocyte markers, notably type II collagen especially the IIB isoform , along with a concomitant decrease in HtrA1 expression.
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