MEDICINE, vol.98, no.3, 2019 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
acromegaly, elastography, solid organ involvement, solid organ stiffness, GROWTH-FACTOR-I, KIDNEY, ELASTICITY, HORMONE, LIVER
Çukurova University Affiliated:
Elastography is a method to examine the increase in solid organs stiffness (SOS), and there is no data in the literature regarding to its use in patients with acromegaly. In this study, we aimed to investigate the change of SOS in patients with acromegaly and to determine the parameters closely related to SOS in same patient groups.