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Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (gnrh) helps make you taller?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: No

It does not make you smaller. It's a pituitary hormone that control the release of sex hormone (estrogen, testosterone.
..).

In brief: No

It does not make you smaller. It's a pituitary hormone that control the release of sex hormone (estrogen, testosterone.
..).
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
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In brief: Height potential

In kids who have early puberty, we often use gnrh receptor agonist drugs to turn the hormones of puberty off.
One goal of treatment is to slow down growth plate maturation anticipating that this may improve final height potential for the young child.

In brief: Height potential

In kids who have early puberty, we often use gnrh receptor agonist drugs to turn the hormones of puberty off.
One goal of treatment is to slow down growth plate maturation anticipating that this may improve final height potential for the young child.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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