Somatomedin A increments are diminished in acromegaly with concomitant hyperprolactinaemia.

@article{Hulting1984SomatomedinAI,
  title={Somatomedin A increments are diminished in acromegaly with concomitant hyperprolactinaemia.},
  author={A. L. Hulting and Kerstin Hall and Sigbritt Werner},
  journal={Acta endocrinologica},
  year={1984},
  volume={106 3},
  pages={305-10}
}
The influence of prolactin (Prl) on growth hormone (GH) regulated somatomedin A (SMA) levels was studied in 30 patients with acromegaly before and after transsphenoidal pituitary surgery. Pre-operative GH levels were elevated in all patients and SMA levels in all but one patient. Eleven patients (33%) showed hyperprolactinaemia. There was no correlation… CONTINUE READING