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Noto anche come: hGH, Human Growth Hormone (HGH), Somatotropina, Ormone della crescita
Nome: Growth Hormone
Esami associati: IGF-1, Glucosio, Cortisolo, ACTH, TSH, Prolattina, Tiroxina T4 libera, FSH, LH, Testosterone

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Condizioni patologiche: Malattie ipofisarie, Malattie della tiroide, Sistema endocrino e sindromi

 

 

Altrove nel web

Hormone Health Network: Growth Hormone Use and Abuse
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: Acromegaly
 
The Magic Foundation
Hormone Health Network: Growth Hormone Deficiency in Children

Hormone Health Network: Growth Hormone Deficiency in Adults

MedlinePlus: Growth Disorders 

Nemours Foundation: What is a Growth Disorder?

 

NOTA: Questa sezione è basata sulla ricerca che utilizza le fonti qui citate insieme all’esperienza collettiva della Revisione Editoriale di Lab Tests Online. Questa sezione  è periodicamente rivista dalla Revisione Editoriale e può essere aggiornata come risultato della revisione. Ogni nuova fonte citata sarà aggiunta alla lista e distinta dalle fonti originali. 

 

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