More Details about Acromegaly Pathology Diagnosis And Tretment

General Information  
Author(s)Albert Beckers and David R Clemmons and Aart Jan Van Der Lely and Steven W Lamberts and Adrian Daly
PublisherTaylor & Francis
ISBN9780849338489
Pages168
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJune 2005

Description

This book reviews the pathophysiology and physical manifestations of acromegaly and discusses the multiple treatment options now available for the management of the patient with acromegaly. The book contains an ample number of illustrations that help to emphasize points of particular interest, including radiological, histopathological, and physical diagnosis images. Sections are devoted to detailing important topics including determinants of pathological effects of disease activity in acromegaly, individual therapeutic choices and criteria for diagnosis, and disease control.