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Dwarfism - Wikipedia

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Dwarfism occurs when an organism is short in stature from a medical condition that caused slow growth. In humans, dwarfism is sometimes defined as an adult ...

Dwarfism: Types, Causes, Treatments, and More - WebMD

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Oct 8, 2016 ... Dwarfism is a condition of short stature. It is defined by the advocacy group Little People of America (LPA) as an adult height of 4 feet 10 inches ...

Dwarfism - Mayo Clinic

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Dwarfism is short stature that results from a genetic or medical condition. Dwarfism is generally defined as an adult height of 4 feet 10 inches (147 centimeters) ...

FAQ - Little People of America

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Q: What is the definition of dwarfism? A: Little People of America (LPA) defines dwarfism as a medical or genetic condition that usually results in an adult height  ...

Dwarfism - KidsHealth

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Dwarfism is a condition that is characterized by short stature. Many of the possible complications of dwarfism are treatable, so that people of short stature can ...

Little People of America

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LPA organizes first ever International Dwarfism Leadership Summit ... from dwarfism communities around the globe to share information, ideas and experiences ...

Dwarfism Awareness Month - Little People of America

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LPA Declares October National Dwarfism Awareness Month ... Click here to P urchase Dwarfism Awareness bracelets, pencils, and information cards only during ...

Dwarfism | Achondroplasia | MedlinePlus

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Jul 13, 2016 ... A dwarf is a person of short stature - under 4' 10" as an adult. More than 200 different conditions can cause dwarfism. A single type, called ...

What is Dwarfism? - News Medical

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Oct 8, 2014 ... The medical term for dwarfism is restricted growth. The condition is typically characterized by a short stature and various other symptoms, ...

What is Dwarfism? | Big Enough | POV | PBS

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Learn more about dwarfism, the medical conditions that cause short stature, and how to avoid upsetting a dwarf - don't call him a.