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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:

PR2.4233, 1946-1955

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.4233
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 29 at first examination in 1946. Conditions mentioned include: weight gain; failure of vision; headache; and acromegaly. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.4466, 1946

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.4466
Scope and Contents Typed correspondence, notes and chart relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) first examined in 1946. Conditions mentioned include: headaches; eye watering; mild acromegaly; and amenorrhea. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.4607, 1946-1956

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.4607
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, chart and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 48 at first examination in 1946. Conditions mentioned include: vision impairment; facial hair growth; acromegaly; and arteriosclerosis. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.5429, 1947

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.5429
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports, autopsy report and correspondence relating to male patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 53 at first examination in 1947. Conditions mentioned include: meningioma; failure of vision; dysphasia; and acromegaly. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.

PR2.5531, 1947-1949

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.5531
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, report and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 52 at first examination in 1947. Conditions mentioned include: acromegaly; headache; failure of vision; and fatigue. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.6265, 1948-1957

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.6265
Scope and Contents Correspondence relating to male from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 56 at first examination in 1948. Conditions mentioned include: back pain; headache; acromegaly; facial pain; and trigeminal neuralgia. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.6302, 1947-1956

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.6302
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports, photographs and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 36 at first examination in 1947. Conditions mentioned include: chromophobe adenoma; headache; fatigue; failure of vision; and acromegaly. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.6321, 1947-1954

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.6321
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, photographs and correspondence relating to female from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 52 at first examination in 1947. Conditions mentioned include: headache; failure of vision; and acromegaly. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.633, 1942

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.633
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, notes, charts and correspondence relating to male from Great Britain (excluding Scotland) aged 27 at first examination in 1942. Conditions mentioned include: headache; eye pain; and acromegaly. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.6407, 1948-1952

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.6407
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, photographs, handwritten notes, charts, reports and correspondence relating to female from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 59 at first examination in 1948. Conditions mentioned include: acromegaly; headache; visual deterioration; and deafness. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.