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Contents for Short stature
  1. Introduction: Short stature
  2. Causes (1396 conditions)
  3. Causes of Types
  4. Drug causes (7 listings)
  5. Diagnostic tests (31 listings)
  6. Questions your doctor may ask (and why) (20 listings)
  7. Combined symptoms
  8. News (2 listings)

Short stature

Small stature: Small stature is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom:

Causes of Short stature (Small stature): See detailed list of causes below.

Short stature (medical symptom): Smallness or shortness of stature.

Introduction: Small stature

Short stature (medical symptom): Although a small body size can simply be within the normal ranges, it may also indicate various possible medical conditions. Conditions that retard growth during childhood may be genetic, metabolic, or simple environmental issues such as reduced food availability. Any body change or abnormality needs prompt professional medical advice for medical investigation and diagnosis.

Causes of Short stature (Small stature)

The list of medical condition causes of Short stature (Small stature) includes:

All 1396 causes of Short stature

More Specific Symptoms for Small stature:

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Related Symptoms for Small stature

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Broader Symptom Types for Small stature:

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More Symptom Information for Small stature

For a medical symptom description of 'Small stature', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Short stature (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Small stature' may be possible.

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