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My son just turned 14. His endocrinologist says he has a
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Well my son 18 almost 19 and he is 5.5 and wants to grow taller.Is there anything we can do… read more
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My son will be 17 in a couple of months. He is 5'6 1/2" and
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My son is 14 yrs. 8 months old. He has testosterone level of
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Is there treatment that can make a person grow taller? is
is there treatment that can make a person grow taller? is the treatment safe? will the treatment have any dangerios vside effects?… read more
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I took my 16 year old son who will be 17 in November of 2012
Hello, I took my 16 year old son who will be 17 in November of 2012 to a pediatric Endocrinologist. My son is 5'2" and he and myself are worried he will not grow any more. His father was 5'8" and I am… read more
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My son was born six weeks premature in 1998. He has always
My son was born six weeks premature in 1998. He has always been very small. He is an exceptional athlete in football, basketball, and baseball. I am 5'7" tall and my wife is 5'3" tall. We have been go… read more
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My son is 18. he wants to grow alittle taller than he is.
my son is 18. he wants to grow alittle taller than he is. his height is 1.7m. should we give him growth hormones?i am 1.58 and his father is 1.74. how long should he take growth hormones if he'd like … read more
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My son is 13 and short so am I is there anything that could
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I am thinking about giving my son hgh because he is short is
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I have a girl that will be 14 in March (8th grade). She has
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My son started puberty at 11 which is quite early, he has
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My son is 9 and weighs 46 pounds and is 48 inches. He is
My son is 9 and weighs 46 pounds and is 48 inches. He is very small. Mom is 5 foot 4 and Dad is 5 foot 10. Peditrician ran tests...Hand Bone= Normal for a 9 year old and thyroid blood is normal. Pedia… read more
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My son had labs drawn because we were concerned about a lack
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