ACROMEGALY AND PREGNANCY (review and own observations)




acromegaly, pregnancy, growth hormone, insulin-like growth factor, methods of the treatment


It is presented the review of the literature concerning diagnostics acromegaly during pregnancy, tactics of conducting pregnant women with acromegaly, consequences influence of high levels of growth hormone (GH) and insulin-like growth factor-1 (ILF-1) on the organism of mother and foetus, pregnancy on progressing adenoma of hypophysis and secretion GH and ILF-1 and influences of various methods of the treatment on the organism of mother and foetus. There are situations of pregnancy in women with acromegaly of their own clinical practice.


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Mykytyuk, M. (2013). ACROMEGALY AND PREGNANCY (review and own observations). Problems of Endocrine Pathology, 43(1), 75-82.

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