Acromegaly and Spinal Canal Stenosis Eiichirou URASAKI 1 , Takafumi KODAMA 1 , Yasuhiko MATSUKADO 1 1Department of Neurosurgery, Kumamoto University Medical School Keyword: Acromegaly , Spinal canal stenosis pp.983-987
Published Date 1983/9/10
DOI https://doi.org/10.11477/mf.1436201727
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A rare case of acromegaly with radiculomyelopathydue to spinal canal stenosis is reported. A longhistory of acromegalic deformity was seen on this 55years old acupuncture therapist for the last 18years,while he had developed unusually increased appetite,profuse perspiration and gained weight. Fifteenyears ago, acromegalic tendency became prominent andwas accompanied by low back and knee pain. In1974 CB-154 was administered in several occasionsbeside 4000 rads irradiation to the sella.

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