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A 24-year-old female asked:

Can gh levels be high without the presence of tumours or acromegaly?

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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
Yes, in growth hormone insensitivity syndromes the GH level can be high but patients have short stature instead of acromegaly.
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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 59 years experience
No likely if done correctly. Did they do suppression testing?
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Last updated Sep 30, 2022

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