Laron-type dwarfism: Introduction
Laron-type dwarfism: A rare genetic disease where the body has sufficient growth hormones but lacks receptors to utilize the hormone and hence dwarfism results.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Laron-type dwarfism is available below.
Symptoms of Laron-type dwarfism
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symptoms of Laron-type dwarfism
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Laron-type dwarfism:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Laron-type dwarfism?
Laron-type dwarfism: Related Patient Stories
Causes of Laron-type dwarfism
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Disease Topics Related To Laron-type dwarfism
Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Laron-type dwarfism:
Laron-type dwarfism: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Laron-type dwarfism
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers,...read more »
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Laron-type dwarfism: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Laron-type dwarfism
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Laron-type dwarfism
Medical research articles related to Laron-type dwarfism include:
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Research about Laron-type dwarfism
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Clinical Trials for Laron-type dwarfism
The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally
and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Laron-type dwarfism include:
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Laron-type dwarfism: Broader Related Topics
Types of Laron-type dwarfism
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