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GIGANTISM CAUSE SIGN AND SYMPTOM DIAGNOSIS TREATMENT


DEFINITION

                  This situation occur due to excessive secretion of growth hormone.

CAUSE

               Adenoma of pitutory gland .

SIGN AND SYMPTOM 

              Hight 7 to 8 feet .

              Hyperglycemia 

              Glycosuria    

             headache 

              Visual disturbance 

             organomegaly    

             In let condition diabetes mellitus can occur.

TREATMENT

SURGICAL MANAGEMENT 

                         HYPOPHYSECTOMY 

                                                             It should be perform by two procedure 

                    1. Craniotomy   { chances of bleeding are present }

                    2. Trance nasal Hypophysectomy { chances of CSF leakage are present}

   After the surgery life time hormonal replacement therapy is require .

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