growth hormone insensitivity syndrome
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growth hormone insensitivity syndromeLaron dwarfism, pituitary dwarfism II An AR condition characterized by severe growth retardation, delayed bone age, occasionally blue sclerae, and physical manifestations of GH deficiency, due to a defect in the GH receptor
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