Laron dwarfism


Laron dwarfism
Human growth defect in which cells do not respond to growth hormone - the defect is due to mutation in the growth hormone receptor gene.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Laron dwarfism — see under syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Laron syndrome — an autosomal recessive syndrome of skeletal growth retardation due to impaired inability to synthesize insulin like growth factor I, usually because of growth hormone receptor defects. Called also Laron dwarfism …   Medical dictionary

  • Laron syndrome — Infobox Disease Name = Laron syndrome Caption = Growth hormone DiseasesDB = 7262 ICD10 = ICD10|E|34|3|e|20 ICD9 = ICD9|259.4 ICDO = OMIM = 262500 OMIM mult = OMIM2|245590 | MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = ped eMedicineTopic = 1277 MeshID = D046150… …   Wikipedia

  • Laron-Syndrom — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 E34.3 Kleinwuchs, anderenorts nicht klassifiziert; Laron Typ …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dwarfism — This article is about the medical condition. For the legendary creature, see Dwarf (Germanic mythology). For other uses, see Dwarf (disambiguation). Dwarfism Classification and external resources Lavinia Warren …   Wikipedia

  • Laron dwarf syndrome (dwarfism) — La·ron dwarf, syndrome (dwarfism) (lah rōnґ) [Zvi Laron, Israeli endocrinologist, born 1927] see under dwarf and syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Dwarfism — Abnormally short stature, which may be due to a variety of causes. Some forms are hereditary. See also {{}}achondroplasia; dwarfism, pituitary. * * * A condition or a group of conditions in which the standing height of the person is below the 3rd …   Medical dictionary

  • Laron — Zvi, Israeli pediatric endocrinologist, *1927. See L. type dwarfism …   Medical dictionary

  • Síndrome de Laron — Hormona del crecimiento. Clasificación y recursos externos CIE 10 E …   Wikipedia Español

  • Zvi Laron — (* 6. Februar 1927 in Czernowitz, seinerzeit Rumänien, heute Ukraine) ist ein israelischer Kinderendokrinologe und emeritierter Hochschullehrer rumänischer Herkunft. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Werdegang und Werk 2 Ehrungen …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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