The prevalence of benign and malignant tumors in patients with acromegaly at a single institute.

@article{Kurimoto2008ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of benign and malignant tumors in patients with acromegaly at a single institute.},
  author={Makiko Kurimoto and Izumi Fukuda and Naomi Hizuka and Kazue Takano},
  journal={Endocrine journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={67-71}
}
It has been reported that patients with acromegaly may have an increased risk of developing several types of cancers, such as colorectal, breast and prostate tumors. However, some reports do not support these findings and therefore the prevalence of cancers in patients with acromegaly remains controversial. In this study, we determined the prevalence of… CONTINUE READING