Height problem

I am 16 years and i am still like 7 th or 8th class kid is there any chance for growing mmy height??
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Sharath Kumar K N Mandya | General Physician
Hello,,, what about your secondary sexual characters? height and growth is mainly determined by genetic and some environmental conditions, a man grows upto,, 21yrs of age, and he will reach maximum height by 21yrs. Growth hormone is responsible for longitudinal growth of a person, which is more active during adolescent. Adopt some activities like,, jogging,, playing volleyball, tennis, swimming,pull ups, helps you to grow, I there is problems with secondary sexual characters consult endocrinologist.
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