IJSRP, Volume 4, Issue 12, December 2014 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Dr.R.Nagamani, Dr.Sridhar, Dr.P.Deepika
Diabetes mellitus can present in 25% of patients with acromegaly, which is usually neither severe nor symptomatic, and can often be controlled with oral hypoglycemic agents. A subgroup of patients with acromegaly exhibit severe hyperglycemia and require insulin. Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is rare.