The problem of unrecognized acromegaly: surgeries patients undergo prior to diagnosis of acromegaly


Keskin F., Yetkin D. O., Ozkaya H. M., Haliloglu O., Sadri S., Gazioglu N., ...More

JOURNAL OF ENDOCRINOLOGICAL INVESTIGATION, vol.38, no.6, pp.695-700, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Purpose To reveal the variety of symptoms experienced by patients before acromegaly diagnosis and to emphasize unneeded surgeries that patients undergo related to acromegaly prior to diagnosis of the disease.