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Cushing's disease presenting with growth failure: clinical remission during cyproheptadine therapy.
  1. D B Grant,
  2. S M Atherden

    Abstract

    A 14.7 year-old boy had almost complete suppression of growth as a result of mild pituitary-dependent Cushing's disease. There was complete clinical remission during treatment with cyproheptadine (12 mg/day) and this was maintained when treatment was stopped after 18 months.

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