Acromegaly is caused by irregular secretion of
Acromegaly is a disorder that results from excess growth hormone (GH) after the growth plates have closed. The initial symptom is typically enlargement of the hands and feet. There may also be enlargement of the forehead, jaw, and nose. Other symptoms may include joint pain, thicker skin, deepening of the voice, headaches, and problems with vision. Complications of the disease may include type 2 diabetes, sleep apnea, and high blood pressure.
It is the abnormal growth of hands,feet,face occured due to hyper secretion of the growth hormone from the pituitary gland !
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Which of the following hormones is responsible for the emotional states such as fear, anger and tension and a rise in blood pressure and heart rate?
- [A] Somatotrophin
- [B] Oxytocin
- [C] Thyroxine
- [D] Adrenaline