Short stature with high level of growth hormone and normal insulin frowth factor

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Q: I could not find appropriate category. Is there any disease with exceptionally high level of growth hormone other than Laron Syndrome?

My 6 years old son is abnormally short. His bone age is 4.5 years old. Growth hormone is above normal range (24), and insulin growth factor is normal (not low). He suffered from hirschsprung's disease and was treated at age 3.

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