Alternate Names : Hyperpituitarism
What can be done to prevent the condition?
There is no prevention for acromegaly. However, early
treatment may prevent the worsening of any complications from the condition.
What are the long-term effects of the condition?
A person who has untreated acromegaly usually has a
reduced life expectancy and may develop premature
What are the risks to others?
Acromegaly is not catching and poses no risks to others.