Acromegaly FAQs (cont.)
Kathryn L Hale, MS, PA-C
Hasnain M Khandwala, MD, FRCPC
Arthur B Chausmer, MD, PhD, FACP, FACE, FACN, CNS
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
George T Griffing, MD
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How common is acromegaly?
Acromegaly is a rare disease. In the United States, about 1 in every 20,000 people has the disease. It can affect people of any age, but is most often diagnosed in adults aged 40-45 years.
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