• Dwarfism: Types, Causes, Treatments, and More - WebMD

    www.webmd.com/children/dwarfism-causes-treatments Dwarfism is a condition of short stature. It is defined by the advocacy group Little People of America (LPA) as an adult height of 4 feet 10 inches or under, as a ...
  • Dwarfism - Mayo Clinic

    www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dwarfism/basics/.../CON-20032297 Dwarfism is short stature that results from a genetic or medical condition. Dwarfism is generally defined as an adult height of 4 feet 10 inches (147 centimeters) or ...
  • Dwarfism - KidsHealth

    kidshealth.org/parent/growth/growth/dwarfism.html Dwarfism is a condition that is characterized by short stature. Many of the possible complications of dwarfism are treatable, so that people of short stature can lead ...
    • Dwarfism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dwarfism Dwarfism can result from myriad medical conditions, each with its own separate symptoms and causes. Extreme shortness in humans with proportional body parts usually ...
    • Dwarfism Symptoms - Mayo Clinic

      www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dwarfism/basics/symptoms/CON-20032297 Dwarfism — Learn about symptoms, causes and treatment of very short stature.
    • dwarfism | medical condition | Britannica.com

      www.britannica.com/science/dwarfism Dwarfism, condition of growth retardation resulting in abnormally short adult stature and caused by a variety of hereditary and metabolic disorders.
    • Dwarfism: MedlinePlus - National Library of Medicine

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/dwarfism.html A dwarf is a person of short stature - under 4' 10" as an adult. More than 200 different conditions can cause dwarfism. A single type, called ...
    • Dwarfism - KidsHealth

      kidshealth.org/teen/diseases_conditions/growth/dwarfism.html How Is it Caused? So why are people born with dwarfism? Most types of dwarfism are genetic, meaning they're the result of a change in a gene that was either inherited ...
    • Dwarfism | definition of dwarfism by Medical dictionary

      medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/dwarfism dwarfism [dwor´fizm] underdevelopment of the body; the state of being a dwarf. It may be the result of a developmental anomaly, of nutritional or hormone ...
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      www.encyclopedia.com/topic/dwarfism.aspx Get information, facts, and pictures about dwarfism at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about dwarfism easy with credible articles from our ...