Dwarfism is an unusually or abnormally low stature or small size.

Symptoms: short arms and legs,

short fingers

separation between the middle and ring finger

limited mobility of the elbows

a large head

a adult at 4 feet

an average size trunk.

Treatment: surgery for limb problems

Surgery to correct spine problems

Diagnostic counseling

Genetic counseling

Causes: metabolic disorders

               Hormonal disorders



Sources: mayoclinic.org



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