Reference : Management of acromegaly
Scientific journals : Article
Human health sciences : Endocrinology, metabolism & nutrition
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/87961
Management of acromegaly
English
Vasilev, Vladimir [Université de Liège - ULg > > > Doct. sc. médicales (Bologne)]
Daly, Adrian [Université de Liège - ULg > Département des sciences cliniques > Endocrinologie >]
Zacharieva, Sabina [> >]
Beckers, Albert mailto [Université de Liège - ULg > Département des sciences cliniques > Endocrinologie >]
Jul-2010
F1000 Medecine Reports
2
54
Yes (verified by ORBi)
International
1757-5931
[en] acromegaly ; hypersecretion ; growth hormone
[en] Acromegaly is caused by hypersecretion of growth hormone and resultant overproduction of insulinlike growth factor-1 and is associated with increased mortality and morbidity. Successful treatment modalities have been developed and are used in a multistep approach allowing normal life expectancy as well as improved quality of life in an increasing number of patients.
Researchers ; Professionals
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/87961
10.3410/M2-54
http://f1000.com/reports/medicine/content/2/54

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