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Do people with hypopituitarism grow?

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Yes : Patients with growth hormone deficiency as part of hypopituitarism receive growth hormone treatment. Such children see pediatric endocrinologists to treat their hypopituitarism.
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