Short stature.

  title={Short stature.},
  author={A. Haquani},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  volume={39 8},
  • A. Haquani
  • Published 1989
  • Medicine
  • JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association
On examination, his weight was 27 kg, height: 126cm, Height SD Score < minus 3 SD, upper segment: 61 cm, lower segment: 65 cm, arm span: 126 cm, head circumference: 50 cm. Blood pressure was 100/80 mmHg. Genital staging was as follows:pubic hair of Tanner’s stage 1, testicular volume of 1.5 ml bilaterally and stretched penile length of 5 cm. Systemic examination was normal. Investigations revealed a normal hemogram, electrolytes, renal function and liver functions. Hormonal analysis revealed… Expand

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