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Genotropin Treatment in Short Prepubertal Children With Intra-Uterine Growth Retardation

2014-07-23 21:10:02 | BioPortfolio

Summary

To evaluate the effect of continuous and intermittent administration of Genotonorm on stature in short prepubertal children with intra-uterine growth retardation

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Growth Disorders

Intervention

Genotonorm, Genotonorm, Genotonorm

Location

Pfizer Investigational Site
Amiens
France
80030

Status

Completed

Source

Pfizer

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:10:02-0400

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