Lacrimal gland enlargement and tear film changes in acromegaly patients: A controlled study


Mergen B., ARICI C., KIZILKILIÇ O., TANRIÖVER N., KADIOĞLU P.

GROWTH HORMONE & IGF RESEARCH, vol.59, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 59
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ghir.2021.101397
  • Journal Name: GROWTH HORMONE & IGF RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, BIOSIS, EMBASE, MEDLINE

Abstract

Purpose: Evaluation of the lacrimal gland volume (LGV) and its correlation with tear film functions, serum growth hormone (GH) and insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) levels in acromegaly patients compared to a control group was aimed.