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1. Over-secretion of GH in adults, stimulates abnormal growth of the body leading to gigantism 2. Low secretion of GH results in stunted growth resulting in pituitary dwarfism. Regarding 1 and 2 :


( A ) 1 is incorrect but 2 is correct
( B ) Both are incorrect
( C ) 1 is correct but 2 is incorrect
( D ) Both are correct
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(A) is the right answer.

Over-secretion of GH stimulates abnormal growth of the body leading to gigantism in children while acromegaly in adults; and low secretion of GH results in stunted growth resulting in pituitary dwarfism.
answered Apr 3, 2014 by pady_1
 

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