Information about the emotional, physical and social challenges of living with acromegaly
View the resources listed here to find more information about acromegaly, including reading answers to some frequently asked questions by others living with acromegaly.
You can also suggest a question if there is something you feel is missing and would help others to read, and find a list of patient support groups for people with acromegaly and other pituitary disorders.
Within this section you can learn about the goals of treating acromegaly and the three types of treatment that are used, sometimes in combination: surgery, medications, and radiotherapy.
You can also find out what to expect from each of these types of acromegaly treatment.
Remember to talk with a healthcare professional, such as your doctor or nurse, if you have any concerns about your acromegaly, its treatment or side effects. The information provided here is not intended to replace professional advice.
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