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A 18-year-old female asked:

if your16 years old and are 5ft 2inch could it mean you have a growth hormone disorder?

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Dr. Christopher Abel
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Depends: You need to see your physician for a full evaluation. Your height is determined by genetics as well as where you are in pubertal development. A full exam and evaluation of your growth chart will be very helpful.

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