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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:

PR2.20035, 1959

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.20035
Scope and Contents Correspondence relating to female from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 60 at first examination in 1959. Conditions mentioned include: acromegalic changes. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.20339, 1959

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.20339
Scope and Contents Correspondence and charts relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 33 at first examination in 1959. Conditions mentioned include: acromegaly; and eosinophilic adenoma of pituitary gland. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.2212, 1943-1953

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.2212
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, report, photographs and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 47 at first examination in 1943. Conditions mentioned include: acromegaly; eosinophil adenoma; failure of vision; and carcinoma. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.2593, 1944

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.2593
Scope and Contents Notes, chart and correspondence relating to female patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 43 at first examination in 1944. Conditions mentioned include: hypertension; acromegaly; and gigantism. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.3207, 1945-1952

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.3207
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, photographs and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 44 at first examination in 1945. Conditions mentioned include: acromegaly; vomiting; and hyperpituitarism. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.33, 1941

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.33
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports, photographic negatives, photographs and correspondence relating to female patient from Great Britain (excluding Scotland) aged 37 at first examination in 1941. Conditions mentioned include: headache; boils; and acromegaly. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.3455, 1944-1957

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.3455
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports, notes and correspondence relating to female from Great Britain (excluding Scotland) aged 40 at first examination in 1944. Conditions mentioned include: petit mal; acromegaly; folliculitis; failure of vision; and headache. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.3634, 1945

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.3634
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, reports, notes, autopsy report, photographs and correspondence relating to male from Great Britain (excluding Scotland) aged 38 at first examination in 1945. Conditions mentioned include: acromegaly; x-radiation damage; and brain damage. No treatment given. Patient died in hospital.

PR2.4007, 1944-1954

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.4007
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, report, notes, photographs and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 35 at first examination in 1944. Conditions mentioned include: acromegaly. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.421, 1941

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.421
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports, autopsy report and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 32 at first examination in 1941. Conditions mentioned include: acromegaly; eosinophile adenoma; encephalitis; and leptomeningitis. Surgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.