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Exercise test for growth hormone deficiency.
  1. A G Nicoll,
  2. P J Smail,
  3. C C Forsyth


    An exercise test measuring energy expenditure was performed on a bicycle ergometer by 98 patients in the outpatient clinic. Results concordant with the final diagnosis were obtained in 89% of the 75 children referred because of short stature and in 65% of the 23 children with associated chronic disorders.

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