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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dwarfism

Dwarfism, also known as short stature, occurs when an organism is extremely small. In humans, it is sometimes defined as an adult height of less than 4 feet 10 ... Historically, the term "midget" was used to describe proportionate dwarfs; ... is a common replacement of the term 'dwarfism', especially in a medical context.

www.lpaonline.org/faq-

A: Little People of America (LPA) defines dwarfism as a medical or genetic condition that ... A: In some circles, a midget is the term used for a proportionate dwarf.

www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=22596

Midget: A very small person (or thing). Midget is a picturesque but somewhat disparaging term. It is the diminutive of midge (the insect), and who wants to be a  ...

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Midgets

an abnormally undersized person; see also dwarfism. adj., adj dwar´ fish. hypophysial dwarf pituitary dwarf. hypothyroid dwarf a dwarf with hypothyroidism or ...

www.diffen.com/difference/Dwarf_vs_Midget

The term midget is now rarely used and is considered offensive. ... About, A medical condition caused by a genetic mutation at the 4th chromosome. Over 200 ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dwarfism/basics/definition/con-20032297

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) ...

www.quora.com/Medically-speaking-what-is-the-difference-between-a-dwarf-and-a-midget

A dwarf is an extremely short adult who is less than 58 inches tall. The word midget is ... The term midget is now rarely used and is considered offensive. ... Dwarfism is a medical term, meaning a growth stunt that results in and adult height of ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/midget

Medical Definition of midget. sometimes offensive : a very small person; specifically : a person of unusually small size who is physically well-proportioned  ...

rare-diseases-conditions.knoji.com/what-is-the-difference-between-a-dwarf-and-a-midget

Apr 9, 2012 ... From a medical standpoint the term dwarf is used to refer to a mature individual whose height is below 4ft 10 inches (147cm), however this ...