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Clinical features of acromegaly

The nose is widened and thickened, the lips are thick, and the fingers are widened, thickened, and stubby. Historic photograph by E. H. Cobb, circa 1870-1890. (Historic photograph restored by Douglas J Lanska MD. Courtesy of the Wellcome Library. Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license [CC BY 4.0].)

Associated Disorders

  • Arthritis
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Colon cancer
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Hypertension
  • Sleep apnea