|Descriptor English:||Nutritional Dwarfism|
|Descriptor Portuguese:||Nanismo Nutricional|
|Descriptor French:||Nanisme Nutritionnel|
|Scope note:||State in which a child, as a result of inadequate diet, is abnormally small for their age and their genetic potential, but has no specific clinical signs of disease than growth retardation.
DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy
PC prevention & control
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Nutritional Sciences [SP6]Nutritional Sciences
Nutritional Dwarfism - Preferred
|Scope note||State in which a child, as a result of inadequate diet, is abnormally small for their age and their genetic potential, but has no specific clinical signs of disease than growth retardation.|
|Preferred term||Nutritional Dwarfism|
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