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- the acromegaly is not due to a pituitary defect. When these nonpituitary tumors are surgically removed, GH levels fall and the symptoms of acromegaly improve...
- growths on the pituitary gland. Gigantism should not be confused with acromegaly, the adult form of the disorder, characterized by somatic enlargement...
- Octreotide is used for the treatment of growth hormone producing tumors (acromegaly and gigantism), when surgery is contraindicated, pituitary tumors that...
- treatment of acromegaly". Nat Rev Endocrinol. 10 (4): 243–8. doi:10.1038/nrendo.2014.21. PMID 24566817. AlDallal S (August 2018). "Acromegaly: a challenging...
- noted. Acromegaly is a syndrome that results when the anterior pituitary gland produces excess growth hormone (GH). Approximately 90-95% of acromegaly cases...
- history to have been both a dwarf and a giant. He is believed to have had acromegaly. Rainer was born in Graz, Austria-Hungary. In 1917, at age 18, he was...
- Frontal bossing may be seen in a few rare medical syndromes such as acromegaly – a chronic medical disorder in which the anterior pituitary gland produces...
- card manufacturer making fun of woman with acromegaly". "Mary Ann Bevan, the world's ugliest woman," acromegaly at the Eugenics Archive Mary Ann Bevans (sic)...
- result of gigantism caused by excess growth hormone, and later resulted in acromegaly. It also led to his being called "The Eighth Wonder of the World". He...
- feet, hands, and head, and after visiting a doctor was diagnosed with acromegaly—a condition usually caused by a benign tumor on the pituitary gland, resulting...
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