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Growth Hormone Deficiency

Growth Hormone Deficiency: Introduction

Growth Hormone Deficiency: A deficiency of growth hormone causes increased sensitivity to insulin. This sensitivity occurs because growth hormone opposes the action of insulin on muscle ... more about Growth Hormone Deficiency.

Growth Hormone Deficiency: A deficiency in growth hormone which results in poor growth. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Growth Hormone Deficiency is available below.

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A deficiency of growth hormone causes increased sensitivity to insulin. This sensitivity occurs because growth hormone opposes the action of insulin on muscle and fat cells. For this reason, children with growth hormone deficiency sometimes suffer from hypoglycemia, which goes away after treatment. (Source: excerpt from Hypoglycemia: NIDDK)

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  1. Growth Hormone Deficiency: Introduction
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  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
 

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