acromegalic


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marked or affected by enlargement or hypertrophy of the extremities or the face

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Mutation of somatostatin receptor type 5 in an acromegalic patient resistant to somatostatin analog treatment.
[15], showed significant high levels in GH among active acromegalic group with respect to control acromegalic group are accompanied by significant elevation in IGF1 level in active acromegalic group with respect to control acromegalic.
Methods: Forty-four acromegalic patients and 30 controls were admitted to study.
Electroencephalography (EEG) and Low-Resolution Electromagnetic Tomography (LORETA) can provide a functional imaging of brain and were used in order to appreciate the neurophysiologic state of acromegalic patients.
Difficult intubation in acromegalic patients: incidence and predictability.
A prominent acromegalic facial appearance was not present.
Long-term results of transsphenoidal pituitary microsurgery in 60 acromegalic patients.
Pathologies of the somatotrophic axis must be excluded in a young patient with an acromegalic phenotype, before considering other differential diagnoses, such as pseudoacromegaly associated with severe insulin resistance or pachydermoperiostosis (3).
As to the endocrines, presumptive variations to be mentioned are the slightly acromegalic skull, the thickening of the salivary glands, which was traced by the internist back to an endocrine disturbance, the infantile genitalia reported by a gynecologist, and the absence of menstruation for years.
M2 PHARMA-March 25, 2014-Antisense Therapeutics enrolls 24 acromegalic patients in Phase II trial of ATL1103
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 25, 2014-Antisense Therapeutics enrolls 24 acromegalic patients in Phase II trial of ATL1103
Raggi et al., "Changes in the expression of suppressor of cytokine signalling (SOCS) 2 in the colonic mucosa of acromegalic patients are associated with hyperplastic polyps," Clinical Endocrinology, vol.