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Growth Hormone Deficiency Medications

What Is Growth Hormone Deficiency?

Growth hormone deficiency results from a disruption in the release of growth hormone (GH) from the pituitary gland (a gland at the base of the brain) or a disruption in other hormones from the hypothalamus (a part of the brain) that signal GH release.

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The somatotroph cells of the anterior pituitary gland produce growth hormone.

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