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If a teen is pregnant during her height growth years, does her pregnancy hormones promote closing of her growth plates and cause shorter final height?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics
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In brief: Pregnant

Ealy closure of the growth plate may take place.

In brief: Pregnant

Ealy closure of the growth plate may take place.
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