hrp0097p2-108 | GH and IGFs | ESPE2023
, Krebs Andreas
, Otfried Schwab Karl
, Spiekerkötter Ute
, van der Werf Natascha
Introduction: Acromegaly is a rare disorder, developed by overproduction of growth hormone (GH) and insulin-growth factor 1 (IGF-1), in most cases based on a pituitary adenoma. The increased IGF-1 and GH levels lead to the growth of acres and organs as well as metabolic changes. When manifesting before epiphyseal closure, a giant growth develops.Case Report: A Ukrainian girl presented at the age of 14 years with enlargem...