Acromegaly; Growth hormone excess
Acromegaly is a chronic metabolic disorder caused by the presence of too much growth hormone. It results in gradual enlargement of body tissues including the bones of the face, jaw, hands, feet, and skull.
by David A. Scott, M.D.
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