Publications by authors named "Alev Ozon"

57Publications

Which parameters predict the beneficial effect of GnRHa treatment on height in girls with central precocious puberty?

Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 2021 Jan 18. Epub 2021 Jan 18.

Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Ankara, Turkey.

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January 2021

Basal serum thyroxine level should guide initial thyroxine replacement dose in neonates with congenital hypothyroidism.

J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 2020 Dec 30. Epub 2020 Dec 30.

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Ankara, Turkey.

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December 2020

Gender-related differences in etiology of organic central precocious puberty.

Turk J Pediatr 2020 ;62(5):763-769

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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January 2020

Treatment response to long term antiresorptive therapy in osteogenesis imperfecta type VI: does genotype matter?

J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2020 Oct 8. Epub 2020 Oct 8.

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey.

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October 2020

Obstructive sleep apnea in children with hypothalamic obesity: Evaluation of possible related factors.

Pediatr Pulmonol 2020 12 6;55(12):3532-3540. Epub 2020 Oct 6.

Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.

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December 2020

Adequacy of basal luteinizing hormone levels in the diagnosis of central precocious puberty.

Turk Pediatri Ars 2020 19;55(2):131-138. Epub 2020 Jun 19.

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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June 2020

Effect of long-term glucocorticoid therapy on bone mineral density of the patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

Turk J Pediatr 2020 ;62(3):359-366

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara.

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January 2020

Treatment with Depot Leuprolide Acetate in Girls with Idiopathic Precocious Puberty: What Parameter should be Used in Deciding on the Initial Dose?

J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 2020 03 26;12(1):37-44. Epub 2019 Jul 26.

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Ankara, Turkey

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March 2020

Neonatal Screening for Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia in Turkey: A Pilot Study with 38,935 Infants

J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 2019 02 14;11(1):13-23. Epub 2018 Aug 14.

İstanbul University İstanbul Faculty of Medicine, Department of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, İstanbul, Turkey

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February 2019

Can having a sibling with type 1 diabetes cause disordered eating behaviors?

J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2018 Jul;31(7):711-716

Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.

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July 2018

A pheochromocytoma case diagnosed as adrenal incidentaloma.

Turk J Pediatr 2017 ;59(2):200-206

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology Departments of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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November 2018

Long-Term Follow-up of a Case with Proprotein Convertase 1/3 Deficiency: Transient Diabetes Mellitus with Intervening Diabetic Ketoacidosis During Growth Hormone Therapy.

J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 2017 09 7;9(3):283-287. Epub 2017 Jun 7.

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Ankara, Turkey

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September 2017

Novel and prevalent CYP11B1 gene mutations in Turkish patients with 11-β hydroxylase deficiency.

J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 2017 01 5;165(Pt A):57-63. Epub 2016 Mar 5.

Hacettepe University, Pediatric Metabolism Unit, Institute of Child Health, Ankara, Turkey.

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January 2017

Severe Undervirilisation in a 46,XY Case Due to a Novel Mutation in HSD17B3 Gene.

J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 2015 Sep;7(3):249-52

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Ankara, Turkey Phone: +90 312 305 11 24 E-mail:

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September 2015

Hyperthyroidism After Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: A Report of Four Cases.

J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 2015 Dec;7(4):349-54

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Ankara, Turkey Phone: +90 312 305 11 68 E-mail:

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December 2015

Growth Hormone Deficiency in a Child with Neurofibromatosis-Noonan Syndrome.

J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 2016 Mar 18;8(1):96-100. Epub 2015 Dec 18.

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Ankara, Turkey, E-mail:

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March 2016

Variable Phenotype of Diabetes Mellitus in Siblings with a Homozygous PTF1A Enhancer Mutation.

Horm Res Paediatr 2015 14;84(3):206-11. Epub 2015 Jul 14.

Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.

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June 2016

Changing Etiological Trends in Male Precocious Puberty: Evaluation of 100 Cases with Central Precocious Puberty over the Last Decade.

Horm Res Paediatr 2015 19;83(5):340-4. Epub 2015 Mar 19.

Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.

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March 2016

Effects of GH/IGF-I Axis on Retinal Vascular Morphology: Retinal Vascular Characteristics in a Clinical Setting with Severe IGF-I Deficiency.

Ophthalmic Genet 2016 31;37(1):53-8. Epub 2014 Jul 31.

c Pediatric Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University , Ankara , Turkey.

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September 2016

Carotid intima media thickness in adolescents with increased risk for atherosclerosis.

Turk J Pediatr 2013 Sep-Oct;55(5):510-8

Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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January 2015

Evaluation of hypothalamic-pituitary function in children following acute bacterial meningitis.

Pituitary 2015 Feb;18(1):1-7

Department of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Sıhhiye, 06100, Ankara, Turkey,

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February 2015

Thyroid hormone resistance: a novel mutation in thyroid hormone receptor beta (THRB) gene - case report.

Turk J Pediatr 2013 May-Jun;55(3):322-7

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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July 2014

Frequency of mutations in PROP-1 gene in Turkish children with combined pituitary hormone deficiency.

Turk J Pediatr 2012 Nov-Dec;54(6):570-5

Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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July 2014

Evaluation of serum kisspeptin levels in girls in the diagnosis of central precocious puberty and in the assessment of pubertal suppression.

J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2012 ;25(3-4):313-6

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Hacettepe University Medical School, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey.

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July 2012

Vitamin D-deficient rickets mimicking ankylosing spondylitis in an adolescent girl.

Turk J Pediatr 2012 Mar-Apr;54(2):177-9

Division of Paediatric Endocrinology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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August 2012

Is basal serum 17-OH progesterone a reliable parameter to predict nonclassical congenital adrenal hyperplasia in premature adrenarche?

Turk J Pediatr 2011 May-Jun;53(3):274-80

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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November 2011

Two pediatric patients with Von Hippel-Lindau disease type 2b: from patient to screening, from screening to patient.

J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2011 ;24(1-2):109-12

Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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May 2011

Pros of priming in the diagnosis of growth hormone deficiency.

J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2011 ;24(1-2):9-11

Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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May 2011

Growth hormone deficiency due to traumatic brain injury in a patient with X-linked congenital adrenal hypoplasia.

Turk J Pediatr 2010 May-Jun;52(3):312-6

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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September 2010

The relationship between serum adiponectin, tumor necrosis factor-alpha, leptin levels and insulin sensitivity in childhood and adolescent obesity: adiponectin is a marker of metabolic syndrome.

J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 2009 4;1(5):233-9. Epub 2009 Aug 4.

Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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December 2011

Final heights of boys with normal growth hormone responses to provocative tests following priming.

J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2008 Oct;21(10):963-71

Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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October 2008

Cyclic pamidronate therapy in children with osteogenesis imperfecta: results of treatment and follow-up after discontinuation.

J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2008 Jan;21(1):63-72

Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.

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January 2008

Prevalence and risk factors of metabolic syndrome in obese children and adolescents: the role of the severity of obesity.

Eur J Pediatr 2008 Oct 17;167(10):1183-9. Epub 2008 Jan 17.

Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, Ihsan Doğramaci Children's Hospital, Hacettepe University, Altindag, 06100, Ankara, Turkey.

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October 2008

Inappropriate use of potent topical glucocorticoids in infants.

J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2007 Feb;20(2):219-25

Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Medical Faculty, Hacettepe University, Ihsan Dogramaci Children's Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.

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February 2007

Diagnostic value of salivary cortisol in children with abnormal adrenal cortex functions.

Horm Res 2007 28;67(6):301-6. Epub 2007 Feb 28.

Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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June 2007

Cholestatic hepatitis as a result of severe cortisol deficiency in early infancy: report of two cases and review of literature.

Turk J Pediatr 2006 Oct-Dec;48(4):376-9

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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April 2007

Ten-year experience in management of diabetic ketoacidosis and ketosis: 140 episodes at pediatric age.

Turk J Pediatr 2005 Oct-Dec;47(4):334-8

Endocrinology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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January 2006

Endocrinological outcome of different treatment options in children with craniopharyngioma: a retrospective analysis of 66 cases.

Pediatr Neurosurg 2004 May-Jun;40(3):112-9

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, TR-06100 Ankara, Turkey.

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December 2004

Bone mineral density in children with familial Mediterranean fever.

Clin Rheumatol 2004 Jun 17;23(3):230-4. Epub 2004 Apr 17.

Department of Pediatrics, Nephrology and Rheumatology Unit, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Sihhiye 06100 Ankara, Turkey.

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June 2004

Serum insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) and IGF-binding protein-3 levels in severe iodine deficiency.

Turk J Pediatr 2002 Jul-Sep;44(3):215-8

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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November 2002

Type 1 diabetes mellitus in a 3 1/2 year-old girl with Turner's syndrome.

J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2002 Sep-Oct;15(8):1203-6

Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

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March 2003

Risk factors for vitamin D deficiency in breast-fed newborns and their mothers.

Nutrition 2002 Jan;18(1):47-50

Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Ihsan Doğramaci Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Ankara, Turkey.

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January 2002