May 23, 2015

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Medical Surgical Nursing

Category: Medical Surgical Nursing 
Growth hormone (GH) is a large polypeptide hormone (191 amino acids) produced by the anterior pituitary. As its name suggests, GH helps regulate growth. Deficiency of GH results in short stature. Excessive GH results in gigantism and acromegaly.

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