Growth Hormone Deficiency (cont.)
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Outlook for Growth Hormone Deficiency
The prognosis is determined by the patient’s response to growth hormone replacement therapy and the underlying cause of the deficiency.
Complications of growth hormone deficiency may include the following:
Support Groups and Counseling for Growth Hormone Deficiency
Some patients may benefit from counseling or joining a support group with other people who have growth hormone deficiency.
Medically reviewed by John A. Seibel, MD; Board Certified Internal Medicine with a subspecialty in Endocrinology & Metabolism
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/21/2016
Mohsen S Eledrisi, MD, FACP, FACE
Arthur B Chausmer, MD, PhD, FACP, FACE, FACN, CNS
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
George T Griffing, MD
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