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Weightlifting Growth Plates
Bone scan: In all scans a 'hot spot' is a simple description of increased tracer uptake in a particular area. Depending on the patient age, reason for scan and type of scan done this will aid in diagnosis. Growth plates tend to show up as one of these hot spots because of increased bone activity in these areas. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Under Doctor's Care: If you are not getting this from a physician who has prescribed it and is monitoring all that must be monitored then i would advise you against using this product with all of the urgency I have as a physician. ...Read more
Can arimidex (anastrozole) promote more growth out of male whose growth plates are not fully closed?
Can masturbation/ejaculation cause the early closing of growth plates, therefore affecting my final height?
I did X-ray for my wrist and my growth plates are closed deos this mean i am not growing to be taller ? :(
Still have time: Still have little time....Get a more detailed answer ›
If the growth plates at my elbow(lower arm) are still open, what are all possible growth plates still open?
Need to see films: At 19 i would be very surprised if your growth plates are still open. Would be very rare. ...Read more
Can I grow taller at 19 .. Especially if my growth plates are still open also will hgh help me to grow taller ?
Hello doctor. I am 22 years old male.my growth plates have not yet fused.is it abnormal ? Can I gain some height?
Who told you this?: With regard to growth. Yes you can still have growth. How tall are you now? ...Read more
I'm 17 and 5'8" I want to be 6'0" will taking estrogen blockers and IGF-1 help me grow. My growth plates are still open.
No!: Do not take any drugs to try to help you grow. If your growth plates are open you will continue to grow some, but give up hope for six feet. That is VERY unlikely and no drugs will help in any meaningful way. ...Read more
At the doctors they x rayed my sons arm due to a possible break. She mentioned that his growth plates are wide open. He is 12. What does it mean?
He is still growing: Don't be alarmed at all. It just means he has more growth potential ahead of him. There can be a difference in chronological and bone age. If you want to know his bone age, go to an ortho specialist or have his regular doctor et a left hand xray. There is an atlas that will tell you the bone age which can be different. ...Read more
(dr.Cornelia franz) so that means we can grow even after puperty wheather growth plates are fused or not if pituitary release high amount of HGH ?
Does masterbution, ejeculation of semen from age15 in any direct or indirect way stop young boy height growth or prematurely close growth plates.?
No.: There is no correlation or causative effects, . ...Read more