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MAGIC Foundation adult deficiency


Adult-onset growth hormone deficiency is where the pituitary gland fails to produce enough growth hormone. It can be successfully treated with growth hormone therapy. Adult-onset growth hormone deficiency is a medical condition that occurs when the pituitary gland in brain does not.

Adult growth hormone deficiency (AGHD) is being recognized increasingly and has been thought to be associated with premature mortality. Pituitary tumors are.

By Dr. Caroline Morton and Dr. David Hoffman. In this article we will define the features of adult GH deficiency, discuss the issue of adult GH replacement.