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Topton, PA
A 42-year-old female asked about a 38-year-old member:

nobody knows why i'd restart growing again by 2.5 inch or more @ 37 after reached adult height in early 20s. posture wasnt bad; bones should be closed?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Acromegaly: If you started growing more height at that age you should be evaluated by an endocrinologist for a condition called acromegaly in which the pituitary gland secretes abnormal amounts of growth hormone.

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