Gigantism caused by growth hormone secreting pituitary adenoma

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Noorisaem Rhee; Kumi Jeong; Eun Mi Yang; Chan Jong Kim;

Gigantism indicates excessive secretion of growth hormones (GH) during childhood when open epiphyseal growth plates allow for excessive linear growth. Case one involved a 14.7-year-old boy presented with extreme tall stature. His random serum GH level was 38.4 ng/mL, an... View more
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