Gigantism is abnormally large growth due to an excess of
Causes, incidence, and risk factors
The most common cause of too much growth hormone release is a noncancerous (benign)
- Carney complex
McCune-Albright syndrome(MAS) Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1(MEN-1)
If excess growth hormone occurs after normal bone growth has stopped, the condition is known as
Gigantism is very rare.