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What is adult growth hormone deficiency?

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Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience in Endocrinology
Deficiency of hGH in: Very rare, unless you have had prior pituitary surgery or radiation. Even more rare is aghd due to head trauma. Most quack doctors make the diagnosis to sell hgh. See a real endocrinologist.
Answered on Feb 5, 2013
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