Imaging in short stature

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Chaudhary, Vikas; Bano, Shahina;
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism,volume 16,issue 5,pages692-697 (issn: 2230-8210, eissn: 2230-9500)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3475891, doi: 10.4103/2230-8210.100641
  • Subject: Computed tomography | Diseases of the digestive system. Gastroenterology | Review Article | magnetic resonance imaging | X-ray | RC648-665 | RC799-869 | dwarfism | short stature | Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology | imaging
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Short stature can be a sign of disease, disability, and social stigma causing psychological stress. It is important to have an early diagnosis and treatment. Short stature may result from skeletal dysplasias, endocrine disorders, may be familial, or may be the result of... View more
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