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April - 4 - 2018

HbA1c 7% or 8% for Diabetes நமது உடம்பில் கணையம் எனும் நாளமில்லா சுரப்பியில் இருந்து சுரக்கும் இன்சுலின் எனும் ஹோர்மோன் குறைவாக சுரக்கும் போதும் சரியாக வேலை செய்யாத போதும் இரத்தத்தில் உள்ள சர்க்கரை ...

March - 4 - 2018

Department of Endocrinology, Government Hospital for women & children(IOG) Madras Medical College, Chennai in association with Indian Academy of Pediatrics – Chennai City Branch organized a CME program on Ne...

November - 4 - 2016

The growth hormone (GH) stimulation test measures the level of growth hormone (GH) in the blood after you receive medication that triggers the release of GH, such as arginine or GH-releasing hormone. The test measures the ability of the pituitary gland to release GH. In Apollo Children's Hospital, we perform Growth Hormone stimulation testing with clonidine and with glucagon. Clonidine stimulation testing for Growth Hormone: In this testing, Clonidine is given orally and Growth hormone ...

September - 28 - 2016
March - 5 - 2016

Child Growth Clinic is an outpatient subspecialty clinic at Apollo Children’s Hospital that started in 2015 to provide comprehensive specialty medical, nutritional, genetic services and dietary assistance to children referred by pediatric endocrinologist for short stature or failure to thrive by their primary care physician. The Child Growth Clinic is part of Department of Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology, Apollo Children’s Hospital, Chennai. Children with the following health conditi...