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  1. Growth Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... because their parents are. But some children have growth disorders. Growth disorders are problems that prevent children from developing ... or other features. Very slow or very fast growth can sometimes signal a gland problem or disease. ...
  2. Growth Hormone Tests What are growth hormone tests? Growth hormone (GH) tests are blood tests that check to see if your body is making a normal amount ... the pituitary gland. Why do I need a growth hormone test? Your provider may order a GH ...
  3. IGF-1 (Insulin-like Growth Factor 1) Test What is an IGF-1 test? This test measures the amount of IGF-1 (insulin-like growth factor 1) in your blood. IGF-1 is ...
  4. ... genes are involved in the control of cell growth and division. The cell replicates itself in an ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. Growth hormone deficiency means the pituitary gland does not make enough growth hormone. ... the body's balance of hormones. It also makes growth hormone. This hormone causes a child to grow. ...
  7. Delayed growth is poor or abnormally slow height or weight gains in a child younger than age 5. This ... Constitutional growth delay refers to children who are small for their age but are growing at a normal rate. ...
  8. The combination of intrauterine growth restriction, metaphyseal dysplasia, adrenal hypoplasia congenita, and genital anomalies is commonly known by the acronym IMAGe. This rare syndrome has ...
  9. ... and get permanent teeth Girls begin to show growth of armpit and pubic hair, breast development Menarche ( ... years Adult height, weight, sexual maturity Boys show growth of armpit, chest, and pubic hair; voice changes; ...
  10. This article describes the skills and growth markers that are relevant to 3-year-olds. ... Bamba V, Kelly A. Assessment of growth. In: Kliegman RM, St. Geme JW, Blum NJ, Shah SS, Tasker RC, Wilson KM, eds. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics. 21st ed. Philadelphia, PA: ...
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