Jul. 12, 2021
In normal subjects (left panel), growth hormone can fluctuate between undetectable levels (most of the time) and peaks of up to 30 μg/L (90 mIU/L). In patients with acromegaly (right panel), growth hormone hypersecretion is continuous and growth hormone never returns to undetectable levels. Source: Chanson and Salenave 2008. Creative Commons Attribution License 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0).