Multidisciplinary Approach for Acromegaly: A Single Tertiary Center's Experience


Haliloglu O., Kuruoglu E., Ozkaya H. M. , Keskin F. E. , Gunaldi O., Oz B., ...More

WORLD NEUROSURGERY, vol.88, pp.270-276, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 88
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.wneu.2015.12.092
  • Journal Name: WORLD NEUROSURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.270-276
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Acromegaly is a multisystemic disease that requires a multidisciplinary approach. The aim of this study was to determine early and late remissions of patients who underwent surgery at our center and to evaluate relations between pathologic and radiologic properties of adenoma and medical and radiosurgical treatments with remissions.