Essay on Development Of Human Growth Hormone

936 Words Oct 14th, 2015 4 Pages
Introduction
Human Growth Hormone is one of the major hormone found in the endocrine system in the body. It is an essential hormone that stimulates the body growth, normal brain function and secreted by the somatotropin cells in the anterior pituitary gland. There is a condition of abnormal body grow such as pituitary gigantism and pituitary dwarfism which the body over create grow hormone or doesn’t create enough GH. Another name for pituitary dwarfism is growth hormone deficiency. According to the Children’s Health study, the estimate between one in 14,000 and one in 27,000 babies born each year have some of the growth hormone deficiencies that cause dwarfism. This disorder is mostly seen in children than adults depends on genetic and some other medical condition. Both children and adult with growth hormone deficiency tend to have shorter bone that makes them to be shorter than the other normal growth people. The pituitary dwarfism firstly resulting as delay developing body growth in childhood through the adulthood when compared to the other children or adult at the same age or two years younger. However, the effective in children and adults are quite different. Fortunately, the clinically used human growth hormones to treat disorders of children and adults growth hormone issues.
Causes and symptoms
No one has exactly known the cause of pituitary dwarfism. However, many of the researcher agreed that the cause of pituitary dwarfism is genetic phrase, it is not typically…

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