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Noun Concept
Categories: Growth disorders, Growth hormones, Articles with short description, Pituitary disorders, Neuroendocrinology
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acromegaly  acromegalia  Acromegalic  Facies acromegalica  Gigacromegaly
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Enlargement of bones of hands and feet and face; often accompanied by headache and muscle pain and emotional disturbances; caused by overproduction of growth hormone by the anterior pituitary gland (due to a tumor) WordNet 3.0
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Enlargement of bones of hands and feet and face; often accompanied by headache and muscle pain and emotional disturbances; caused by overproduction of growth hormone by the anterior pituitary gland (due to a tumor) WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Acromegaly is a disorder that results from excess growth hormone after the growth plates have closed. Wikipedia
Human disease / micro cephaly opposite Wikidata
An alternative name for the disease acromegaly. Wiktionary
A chronic disease marked by enlargement of the bones of the extremities, face, and jaw that is caused by over-activity of the pituitary gland. Wiktionary
Chronic disease marked by enlargement of the bones. Wiktionary (translation)