Lecture on Acromegaly

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Acromegaly is a hormonal disorder that results from too much growth hormone (GH) in the body. The pituitary gland is what makes growth hormone. In Acromegaly, the pituitary gland produces excessive amounts of GH. Usually, this excess of GH comes from tumors called adenomas. Adenomas are noncancerous.

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