A 47-year-old member asked:
Hi doctors, can you tell me what are human growth hormones?
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32 years experience
Growth hormone: Hi. It's singular, not pleural - growth hormone. Growth hormone is a protein hormone made in the pituitary gland that is important in growth of the body (skeleton & soft tissues) in childhood and continues to play a role in adulthood in maintenance of lean body mass, skeletal health, etc. We have it as a drug, and use it to treat growth hormone deficiency.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
What is human growth hormones and its benefits?
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