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What You Need to Know About Growth Hormone?


What You Need to Know About Growth Hormone?

Human height is primarily determined by genetics, but there are cases - for example, when a child is low in growth and meets certain criteria - when growth hormone can be used to increase height.

Naturally, there are lower and higher adults and children, hmsomebody's son or girl is well below the average, it is worth consulting a doctor, who, on the basis of the percentile chart, determines whether he is actually lower than his peers. If you are less than 3 percentile in age, you should take part in an examination.If there is evidence of a small amount of growth hormone present in the child's body, but it is important to make sure that there is indeed a lack of hormone in the background. In the following cases can give you growth hormone supplementation for the child:
  • deficiency of growth hormone
  • Turner syndrome
  • Prader-Willi syndrome
  • SHOX gene mutation
  • chronic renal failure
  • if the low birth weight of children born below the age of 4 is not settled even above the age of 4
Growth hormones are produced in the pituitary gland, therefore any disturbance affecting the pituitary gland, can lead to mildly low HGH levels. This can include killing, cancer, infection of the pituitary gland, etc. That's what it's called, so to speak Growth provocation tests to confirm low growth hormone levels, treatment can begin. However, it is important to exclude some of your health. Low levels of HGH can be caused by a number of other factors and diseases. Examples include Turner syndrome, other genetic abnormalities (SHOX gene defect), chronic disease (such as kidney disease), thyroid dysfunction, malformation of the fetus, malignancy, malignancy. If the underlying disease can be treated and the child is receiving proper therapy at the right time so that growth is considered normal. Because the bones are only capable of growing for a while, that's why hormone depletion in growth lasts until the growth zone is closed. - This can be determined by direct use, and if the above-mentioned zones are open, the treatment can only be applied, but when closed, it can be used in a reduced dose due to favorable metabolism, says dr. Attila Tar, child and adult endocrinologist of the Buda Endocrine Center. Source: Endocrine Center of Buda Average growth rate of child Growth problems in childhood Low growth