My daughter will be 11 in a couple weeks. She is short stature. 4 feet 2 inches, and only weighs 51/52 pounds. She sees her regular pediatrician and an endocrinologist. She has had every blood test in the book including growth hormone(all normal) and recently went for Chromosome testing. It came back normal, but there was a note stating that individuals who only present with short stature can have a SHOX deletion test(?) done. I have called the endocrinologist back and asked that that test be done. She eats well and gets an ensure every night. She is very active (ADHD). She also swims and loves it.
I guess my question is. Are there other specialists you would recommend? They have predicted her adult height to be 4 feet 7 inches. Both her father and I are a full foot taller than that.View Thread
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