default-icon

short height

my brother is 18 years old. he was growing as usual till 13yrs. but now his height is stopped at his 13 yrs height. his height is 5'2''. he also stays skinny though he eats more than me. his diate  is well balanced also. so what do u suggest? should we  start some treatment ? or there is nothing we can do? please help

views-icons 26 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Doctor Answers (1) on <p>short height</p>

doctor profile image
Harisha N L Bangalore | General Physician
Answered
Hi
it may be normal or abnormal if abnormal it can be due to genetic diseases,hypochondroplasia,dysplasia,pseudochondroplasia,hormonal problems etc...consult good physicians they will do the needful
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
2/2 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO