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What is growth hormone treatment?

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    Treatment of pediatric growth disorders has evolved significantly over the past two decades with the introduction of recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH). Growth hormone treatment involves a once daily subcutaneous injection and has been proven safe and effective for indications including growth hormone deficiency, idiopathic short stature, Turner’s syndrome, Noonan syndrome, small for gestational age, Prader-Willi syndrome and chronic renal insufficiency.
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