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Acromegaly

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: Notes = A condition caused by prolonged exposure to excessive HUMAN GROWTH HORMONE in adults. It is characterized by bony enlargement of the FACE; lower jaw ( PROGNATHISM); hands; FEET; HEAD; and THORAX. The most common etiology is a GROWTH HORMONE-SECRETING PITUITARY ADENOMA.,Created For = LHSA-Dott

Found in 64 Collections and/or Records:

PR2.13784, 1954-1957

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.13784
Scope and Contents Correspondence relating to male patient from Great Britain (excluding Scotland) aged 35 at first examination in 1954. Conditions mentioned include: acromegaly; hyperplasia; diabetes mellitus; anaemia; eosinophilic adenoma; and testicular atrophy. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.14000, 1954-1956

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.14000
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, reports, note, charts and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 33 at first examination in 1954. Conditions mentioned include: transitional chromophobe adenoma of pituitary; loss of vision; acromegaly; hypopituitarism; hemianopia; and optic atrophy. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.14326, 1954

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.14326
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports and correspondence relating to female from Great Britain (excluding Scotland) aged 47 at first examination in 1954. Conditions mentioned include: facial migrainous neuralgia; acromegaly; headache; and face pain. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.14546, 1954-1955

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.14546
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, chart and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 25 at first examination in 1954. Conditions mentioned include: acromegaly; cavernous sinus thrombosis; otitis media; proptosis; facial asymmetry; ocular nerve palsy; and pituitary tumour. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.1594, 1943-1950

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.1594
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, notes, reports, autopsy report, photographs and correspondence relating to female from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 39 at first examination in 1943. Conditions mentioned include: chromophobe adenoma; headache; facial pain; dizziness; vomiting; and acromegaly. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.16073, 1956-1958

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.16073
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence, notes charts and black-and-white photographs relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 25 at first examination in 1956. Conditions mentioned include: prognathism; pituitary adenoma; and acromegaly. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.169, 1941

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.169
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports, photographic negatives and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 41 at first examination in 1941. Conditions mentioned include: headache; failure of vision; pituitary adenoma; and acromegaly. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.

PR2.176, 1941

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.176
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts and correspondence relating to male patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 42 at first examination in 1941. Conditions mentioned include: headache; fatigue; weight gain; acromegaly; and eosinophil adenoma. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.18777, 1958

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.18777
Scope and Contents Charts and correspondence relating to male from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 49 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: acromegaly; headache; and eosinophil adenoma. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.19459, 1958

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.19459
Scope and Contents Notes, reports, correspondence, typed case summary and charts relating to male from outside Great Britain aged 42 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: eosinophil acromegalic adenoma; impotency; loss of memory; and acromegaly. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.