JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, vol.47, no.1, pp.53-59, 2013 (ESCI)
Article / Article
JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
Acromegaly, endocrinology and dentistry
Istanbul University Affiliated:
Acromegaly is a rare disease characterized by bony and soft tissue overgrowth with an incidense of 3 cases per million population per year. These changes occur secondary to chronic hypersecretion of growth hormones by the anterior pituitary gland adenoma.