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Why was i born with short arms but my height. Is 5'5 and i'm a female?

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Dr. Clifton Schermerhorn
General Practice

In brief: Genetics

You are a victim (or benefactor) of your genes.
..Somewhere back in your heritage it was evolutionarily advantageous to have shorter arms, and it was passed along to you. I am assuming that your arms are "short" but not to the point of debilitation. Learn to accept yourself for who you are and appreciate your unique characteristics. If self esteem is an issue, perhaps some therapy would help.

In brief: Genetics

You are a victim (or benefactor) of your genes.
..Somewhere back in your heritage it was evolutionarily advantageous to have shorter arms, and it was passed along to you. I am assuming that your arms are "short" but not to the point of debilitation. Learn to accept yourself for who you are and appreciate your unique characteristics. If self esteem is an issue, perhaps some therapy would help.
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