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Growth hormone deficiency
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So a deficiency in growth hormone, which can occur in kids and adults, results in problems in all of these areas.
Normally, growth hormone is released in a pulsatile manner, throughout the day and peaks one hour after you fall asleep, but it is also secreted in response to various forms of internal and external stimuli.
Growth hormone (GH) is a peptide hormone that stimulates growth, cell reproduction, and regeneration. Growth hormone deficiency is a medical condition in which the body does not produce enough growth hormone. Growth hormone deficiency can cause failure to grow, delayed puberty, short stature, and other health problems.
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