Latest Acromegaly News
WWE Star Great Khali's Growth-Inducing Tumor Removed
condition known as acromegaly , which causes gigantism if the tumor is active identified Singh's acromegaly at some time prior of preserving their gigantism . When he tells them that acromegaly shortens life expectancy
World's Tallest Man Stops Growing
Guinness Book of World Records' tallest man. He suffers from acromegaly , a chronic metabolic disorder that causes too much growth hormone to be produced. The condition can lead to gigantism and is usually caused by a tumor in the pituitary gland
Tanya Angus Takes Giant Step in Uncontrolled Growth
a rare disease that causes gigantism , may finally have slowed strain of this rare disease -- acromegaly . Now, Angus is receiving Angus was able to attend an acromegaly conference at the Mirage hotel Tanya is our hero." Acromegaly is a rare pituitary disorder
World's Tallest Man Gets Radiation to Zap Growth
now," Garrett said. Gigantism often is confused with acromegaly , which also is caused just one way to treat gigantism and acromegaly , and doctors say both are uncontrolled." Gigantism and acromegaly also put people at increased
Woman With Gigantism May Find New Hope
look and diagnosed acromegaly , also known as gigantism , caused by a tumor growing again.'" Acromegaly Affects Organs as "Jaws." If acromegaly is not diagnosed told me she had gigantism ," said Valle
Gigantism May Be Death Sentence for Nevada Woman After Brain Surgery Deemed Too Risky
woman suffering from gigantism who was counting condition is known as acromegaly . Hers is the only look and diagnosed acromegaly , also known as gigantism , caused by a tumor to California. Acromegaly Affects Organs
Woman With Gigantism Gets Help for Brain Surgery
look and diagnosed acromegaly , also known as gigantism , caused by a tumor to California. Acromegaly Affects Organs as "Jaws." If acromegaly is not diagnosed told me she had gigantism ," said Valle
Woman With Gigantism Too Big To Get to Hospital for Surgery
look and diagnosed acromegaly , also known as gigantism , caused by a tumor private plane. Acromegaly Affects Organs as "Jaws." If acromegaly is not diagnosed told me she had gigantism ," said Valle
Munchkin RIP and China's 'Disney for Dwarfs'
than a glorified zoo. You are, as always, welcome to be the judge of that. Click HERE for a previous blog about the recent death of the world's shortest man, He Pingping. Click HERE for a previous blog about living with gigantism .
RIP He Pingping, Shortest Man, 1988-2010
Last week, we took a closer look inside the world of gigantism -- and the potentially life-threatening health problems associated with the condition. Well, life on the other end of spectrum
Living With Giantism: How It Feels to Be Huge
Tanya's condition is called gigantism , or acromegaly . It's a rare disorder caused History is filled with examples of acromegaly . People with the condition Rochester. "Surgery can cure acromegaly as long as the entire tumor
Short People Debunk New Study on Height
even wrote her successful college essay on the topic after working as an intern in London with children who were dying from gigantism . "I worked with kids who were 13 feet, 7 inches and at 16, I was only 4 feet, 7 inches," she said. "It was incredible
'The Simpsons Movie' Goes to Bat Friday; Not the First Time for Homer
the Springfield Mystery Spot. Mattingly is kicked off the team for not cutting his sideburns. Griffey's head swells from gigantism after drinking too much of Mr. Burns' "nerve tonic." Roger Clemens imagines he is a chicken after undergoing hypnosis
Nevada Woman Has Hope in Battle Against Gigantism
Tanya Angus is making progress with drug treatment for Acromegaly , a rare pituitary disorder.
The Pain of Battling Gigantism
Tanya Angus dreads a fourth surgery to remove the tumor causing her acromegaly .
No Surgery for Woman with Gigantism
Doctors tell Tanya Angus that a potentially lifesaving surgery is too dangerous.
Hope for Tanya Angus
Nevada woman with acromegaly had grown giant-sized.
What If You Never Stopped Growing?
A look at the painful world of a woman with gigantism .