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Dwarfism

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Dwarfism occurs when an individual organism is short in stature resulting from a medical condition caused by slow growth. In humans, dwarfism is sometimes ...

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

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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 or under, as a ...

Dwarfism: MedlinePlus

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Apr 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 ...

Dwarfism Types - Little People of America

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The following is a list of dwarfism types and diagnoses for which the Medical Resource Center has compiled and reviewed information. Click on a dwarfism type ...

Little People of America

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Membership is available to individuals with a medical diagnosis of dwarfism or ... friendship and connections; referrals to medical care by dwarfism specialists; ...

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. Click here ...

Inheriting dwarfism - Understanding Genetics - The Tech Museum of ...

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Jan 15, 2014 ... My father has dwarfism but my mother is average height. I am of average height too. Is it possible that my child inherited dwarfism from my ...

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 short stature (dwarfism)? What causes short stature ...

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Sep 17, 2014 ... Dwarfism, nanism, short stature, or restricted growth is a medical disorder in which the person is of abnormally short stature. According to ...

Dwarfism and Bone Dysplasias | Seattle Children's Hospital

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Dwarfism is a particular type of short stature. Bone dysplasias are a group of disorders in which a child's bones do not grow the way bones usually do.

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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) ...

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 ...

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  ...