Discordant growth hormone and IGF-1 levels post pituitary surgery in patients with acromegaly naïve to medical therapy and radiation

What to follow, GH or IGF-1 values?

Jessica A. Brzana, Christine (Chris) Yedinak, Johnny B. Delashaw, Hume S. Gultelkin, David Cook, Maria Fleseriu

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Abstract

New criteria that define acromegaly remission are more stringent: normal (age/sex-adjusted) insulin-like growth factor type 1 (IGF-1), growth hormone (GH) random (GHr)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)562-570
Number of pages9
JournalPituitary
Volume15
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2012

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Keywords

  • Acromegaly
  • Discordant IGF-1/GH
  • GH nadir
  • GH profile
  • GH suppression to glucose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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Discordant growth hormone and IGF-1 levels post pituitary surgery in patients with acromegaly naïve to medical therapy and radiation : What to follow, GH or IGF-1 values? / Brzana, Jessica A.; Yedinak, Christine (Chris); Delashaw, Johnny B.; Gultelkin, Hume S.; Cook, David; Fleseriu, Maria.

In: Pituitary, Vol. 15, No. 4, 12.2012, p. 562-570.

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