How to Test for HGH Deficiency?

Answer The human growth hormone (HGH) is produced by the pituitary gland in the brain. This hormone controls the growth rate in adults and children. A child's growth is slowed or stopped when the pituitar... Read More »

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What Is ADA Deficiency?

Adenosine deaminase (ADA) deficiency is an inherited disorder that affects the immune system. This disorder is considered a type of severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID). Extremely rare and often... Read More »

What is G6P deficiency?

Glucose 6 phosphate dehydrogenase is an enzyme necessary for the metabolism of red blood cells. Its deficiency leads to hemolytic anemia usually triggered by exposure to some drugs.

Can HIV cause an IgM deficiency?

IgM helps the body fight infection. HIV does not cause a decrease in IgM. However, other pre-existing or co-existing diseases, such as leukemia (blood cancers) can cause reduction in IgM in an HIV ... Read More »

DO I have a deficiency?

Maybe you're not eating enough fats? Because chocolate and cheese are both high in fats - maybe it's your body trying to tell you something.