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Signs and Symptomps

Signs and symptoms of acromegaly

Patients may first notice that their hands or feet are growing. An increase in ring size is an early sign. Other symptoms can be confused with those of other disorders. Acromegaly signs and symptoms can include:

Joint pain

Sweating

Fatigue

Headaches

Increased
ring size

Swelling of hands,
feet, and face

Joint pain

Sweating

Fatigue

Headaches

Increased
ring size

Swelling of hands,
feet, and face

Acromegaly can be associated with many more symptoms. Many of these symptoms are similar to other conditions. That can make acromegaly hard to diagnose.

Make sure to talk with your doctor about your symptoms. Together you can determine the best ways to manage them.

Monitoring IGF-I levels is key—patients and their healthcare teams should also discuss acromegaly symptoms

Use the free AcroTracker™ app to track your acromegaly symptoms and injections, and share with your doctor

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