Human genes for Laron syndrome
Laron syndrome [DOID:9521]
Laron syndrome, or Laron-type dwarfism, is an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by an insensitivity to growth hormone (GH), caused by a variant of the growth hormone receptor. It causes short stature and a resistance to diabetes and cancer.
Synonyms: Laron syndrome, DOID:9521, Laron disease, Laron disorder, Laron-type isolated somatotropin defect (disorder) ...