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Results 1 - 7 of 7 for Pituitary dwarfism
  1. ... dwarfism Laron-type isolated somatotropin defect Laron-type pituitary dwarfism Laron-type short stature Pituitary dwarfism II Primary GH resistance Primary growth hormone resistance ...
  2. Growth hormone deficiency means the pituitary gland does not make enough growth hormone. ... The pituitary gland is located at the base ...
  3. ... traits to their sons. Dwarfism, growth hormone deficiency Dwarfism, pituitary Growth hormone deficiency dwarfism Isolated GH deficiency Isolated HGH deficiency Isolated human ...
  4. ... this? Not getting enough during childhood can cause pituitary dwarfism. Getting too much can cause the opposite condition ...
  5. Dwarfism (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)  
    Dwarfism/Start Here ... Dwarfism ... Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  6. ... a problem either in the hypothalamus or the pituitary. Additional testing can illustrate the exact site of the deficiency. In children, a deficiency of GH results in dwarfism. In adults, it may be associated with panhypopituitarism. ...
  7. ... Bousnina S, Postel-Vinay MC, Goossens M. Laron dwarfism and mutations of the growth hormone-receptor gene. ...