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Hypopituitary dwarfism

Hypopituitary dwarfism: Introduction

Hypopituitary dwarfism: Short stature caused by low pituitary hormone levels which reduced growth hormone levels. Low pituitary hormone levels may be caused by genetic factors or acquired through brain infections, trauma or certain diseases. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hypopituitary dwarfism is available below.

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Causes of Hypopituitary dwarfism

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Hypopituitary dwarfism: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Hypopituitary dwarfism is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Hypopituitary dwarfism, or a subtype of Hypopituitary dwarfism, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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  1. Hypopituitary dwarfism: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
 

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