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  1. Isolated growth hormone deficiency is a condition caused by a severe shortage or absence of growth hormone. Growth hormone is a protein that is necessary for the ...
  2. ... results from the body's inability to use growth hormone, a substance produced by the brain's pituitary ... provides instructions for making a protein called the growth hormone receptor. The receptor is present on the outer ...
  3. ... adenoma. The abnormal gland releases excess amounts of growth hormone, a hormone that normally helps direct growth of ... also have excess amounts of a hormone called growth hormone releasing hormone (GHRH), which is produced by a ...
  4. ... that makes several hormones) may produce too much growth hormone. Excess growth hormone can result in acromegaly, a condition characterized by ... features that are often described as "coarse." Excess growth hormone secretion may also lead to increased expansion of ...
  5. ... proteins involved in the body's response to growth hormones, although their specific role in this process is ... proteins for degradation. The body's response to growth hormones may be impaired as a result. However, the ...
  6. ... is also common in FIPA. These tumors release growth hormone (also called somatotropin), which promotes growth of the body. Somatotropinomas in ...
  7. ... usually results in the production of too much growth hormone. Excess growth hormone leads to acromegaly, a condition characterized by large ...
  8. ... deletion syndrome include short stature (often due to growth hormone deficiency), weak muscle tone (hypotonia), hearing loss due ...
  9. ... production of the hormone insulin; a shortage of growth hormone leading to short stature; problems affecting the internal ...
  10. ... syndrome II (TRPS II, Langer-Giedion syndrome) and growth hormone deficiency. Am J Med Genet A. 2004 Dec ...
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