Imaging in short stature

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Chaudhary, Vikas ; Bano, Shahina (2012)
  • Publisher: Medknow Publications & Media Pvt Ltd
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism, volume 16, issue 5, pages 692-697 (issn: 2230-8210, eissn: 2230-9500)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3475891, doi: 10.4103/2230-8210.100641
  • Subject: Computed tomography | Diseases of the digestive system. Gastroenterology | magnetic resonance imaging | Review Article | 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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