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Predictors of Quality of Life in 165 Patients With Acromegaly

Medscape - Mar 15, 2017
Objective: Even if treated, acromegaly has a considerable impact on patient quality of life (QoL); despite this, the exact clinical determinants of QoL in acromegaly are unknown. This study retrospectively examines a cohort of treated patients with ...

Acromegaly may increase colon polyp risk

Healio - Mar 10, 2017
Adults with acromegaly have an elevated risk for colon polyps, and those who have a higher level of insulin-like growth factor I at diagnosis appear to have an even greater risk compared with those who have a lower level, despite delayed diagnosis of ...

This Innovator Can Make The Most Amazing Machines With Limited Resources

The Better India (blog) - Mar 2, 2017
Chetan Mallik writes about living with acromegaly and why he adopted a mission to spread awareness about the condition. Rare is an interesting word. I don't think there is any other English word that emanates such polarities of emotions. A word that at ...

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Clinical Rounds in Endocrinology: Volume I - Adult Endocrinology

by: Anil Bhansali, Yashpal Gogate
This book covers interesting and yet often challenging cases among adult patients in a unique Question-Answer format. Simulating the bed-side case discussions during the ward rounds, one question logically leads to another question thereby generating curiosity and promoting evidence-based medicine. Taking the readers through the entire spectrum starting from etiology and pathophysiology to clinical presentation to management principles, each question addresses one key aspect of the disorder. Described in a very simple and lucid narrative, this book ensures sound conceptual understanding while covering each topic comprehensively.
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Gigantism & Acromegaly in the 20th Century

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MRI of the Pituitary Gland

by: Jean-François Bonneville, Fabrice Bonneville, Françoise Cattin, Sonia Nagi
This clinically oriented book will familiarize the reader with all aspects of the diagnosis of tumors and other disorders of the pituitary gland by means of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The coverage includes acromegaly, Cushing’s disease, Rathke cleft cysts, prolactinomas, incidentalomas, nonsecreting adenomas, other lesions of the sellar area, hypophysitis, and central diabetes insipidus. Normal radiologic anatomy and the numerous normal variants are described, and guidance is also provided on difficulties, artifacts, and other pitfalls.
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Handbook of Acromegaly

by: John Wass
(BioScientifica) Covers historical and clinical aspects as well as different treatment modalities. Ends with a look forward toward future areas for research. Two-tone format. For endocrinologists, neurosurgeons, radiotherapists, physicians, and residents. Softcover.
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Ellie’s Acromegaly Story: Managing Breakthrough Symptoms

Ellie is a Midwest mom who doesn't let acromegaly stand in the way of the next great adventure. For more stories from real-life patients and to learn more about ...



Straight Talk Acromegaly

In this animated video, learn more about acromegaly, a rare hormonal disorder, including the mechanism of disease, clinical manifestations, symptoms and ...

What is Acromegaly?

Dr. Frances Broyles explains what the rare disease acromegaly is. About 3.5 per million have this disease. Acromegaly is usually caused by pituitary tumor ...


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