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Please send your specific medical questions to [email protected].

Please search this site thoroughly for the answers you are looking for before e-mailing questions. This service is staffed by a volunteer from LPA. Responses to questions may take up to a week or more to be returned. The answers are informational only and are not a substitute for medical advice. More urgent medical needs should be addressed to members of the Medical Advisory Board (contact information on this site and at

If you are looking for general information on dwarfism, rather than about a specific diagnosis, please look under Short Stature and/or Skeletal Dysplasias under General Topics.

This question/answer service is designed to help persons with short stature as well as their families, friends and medical providers. It is not intended to answer non-medical questions or provide content for student reports.