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What happens if a child gets HGH treatment without having a gh deficiency?
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In brief: Mostly...
...What you get is no effect.
Very high doses can lead to diabetes.

In brief: Mostly...
...What you get is no effect.
Very high doses can lead to diabetes.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
In brief: Does happen
Sometimes this is done to push the start of puberty in kids with significant familial short stature and delay.
A kid would reach their genetic height sooner, but not end up taller than they would if they waited.

In brief: Does happen
Sometimes this is done to push the start of puberty in kids with significant familial short stature and delay.
A kid would reach their genetic height sooner, but not end up taller than they would if they waited.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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