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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Growth hormone insensitivity with immunodeficiency


Other Names for this Disease
  • GHIS
  • Growth hormone insensitivity due to postreceptor defect
  • Growth hormone insensitivity syndrome
  • Laron syndrome due to postreceptor defect
  • Short stature due to a defect in growth hormone receptor or post-receptor pathway
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Testing

  • The Genetic Testing Registry (GTR) provides information about the genetic tests for this condition. The intended audience for the GTR is health care providers and researchers. Patients and consumers with specific questions about a genetic test should contact a health care provider or a genetics professional.
Other Names for this Disease
  • GHIS
  • Growth hormone insensitivity due to postreceptor defect
  • Growth hormone insensitivity syndrome
  • Laron syndrome due to postreceptor defect
  • Short stature due to a defect in growth hormone receptor or post-receptor pathway
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.