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A common cause of dwarfism is an inadequate production of HGH.
Others who, because of a tumor in the pituitary gland, may overproduce HGH develop a different problem: gigantism.
HGH is a hormone normally made in tiny amounts by the pituitary gland in all of us.
At the other end, a tumor of the pituitary can over-produce growth hormone and cause acromegaly.
Lastly, what does it say about our country that we as a society endorse the subjugation of persons with dwarfism?
I want a ball bat to club every country jake doctor that looks me over and asks about my pituitary gland.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
He says, As the pituitary body is an integral part of the brain, so are the suprarenal bodies part of the sympathetic system.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
The origin of the pituitary body from the roof of the mouth was first described by Rathke .Form and Function|E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
Between this skeleton and the pituitary body the important portion of the brain formed by the occipital lobes takes its origin.Degeneracy|Eugene S. Talbot
The coxal excretory organs at the base of the endognaths remain and become the pituitary body.The Origin of Vertebrates|Walter Holbrook Gaskell