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Hormone imbalance
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Hormone imbalance

I wanted to know if a thyroid hormone imbalance can lead to growth plates closing early. Would they remain open until the hormone is given or the imbalance is corrected?
Is your child male or female?
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Male
What is your child's age?
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18
What is your child's height?
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5'5
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Hormone imbalances may affect the growth plates and suggest monitoring by a doctor. Thank you for your question.
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