Understanding Acromegaly Medications Topic Guide
Acromegaly Medications: Acromegaly is a growth disorder caused by excessive production of growth hormone (GH) by the pituitary gland. The pituitary gland is a hormone-producing organ at the base of the brain.
Acromegaly FAQs Acromegaly is a condition in which the body produces too much growth hormone. This overproduction of growth hormone is often cause by a tumor, an adenoma of the pituitary gland. The symptoms are serious and include spine curvature, enlargment of bones, headaches, fatigue, breathing problems and other side effects. Treatment includes medication, surgery, or radiation.
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