Growth Plates

Patient

Q: Is there a way to tell if your growth plates are still open besides an x-ray? If not, what is the average cost to get yours scanned?

I am 19 years old and I have a full beard, I haven't grown taller in a few years and I sit at a pathetic 5ft 4. I just want to know if they are still open so I can look into the hgh route before it is too late.

Doctor

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