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Jacquelyn Gray


Growth Hormone Therapy Effective at Increasing Anemics' Height During Childhood

December 18, 2014

For children with Diamond-Blackfan Anemia (DBA) - an inherited condition defined by low red blood cell counts and limited progenitor cells in the bone marrow - growth hormone (GH) therapy was found to increase the short stature of patients - a symptom not widely analyzed.