Person X suffers from a condition that affects the normal functioning of the pituitary gland.
Which of the following is most likely a direct effect of person X's condition?
A. insufficiency of iodine
B. irregular heartbeat
C. insufficient growth of the body
D. inability to regulate blood sugar
The pituitary gland is responsible for the growth of a person by controlling the release of the growth hormone .
Therefore the correct answer is C.