Sebastian J C Neggers
Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands
- Neggers S, de Herder W, Feelders R, van der Lely A. Conversion of daily pegvisomant to weekly pegvisomant combined with long-acting somatostatin analogs, in controlled acromegaly patients. Pituitary. 2011;14:253-8 pubmed publisher..However, there seems to be a wide variation in the reduction of PEG-V dose, which can be obtained after conversion to combined treatment...
- Neggers S, van der Lely A. Combination treatment with somatostatin analogues and pegvisomant in acromegaly. Growth Horm IGF Res. 2011;21:129-33 pubmed publisher..Transient elevations in the levels of transaminases are the main adverse effects of combination treatment, which occur in about 11-15% of patients...
- Neggers S, Biermasz N, van der Lely A. What is active acromegaly and which parameters do we have?. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2012;76:609-14 pubmed publisher..Both GH and IGF1 have been associated with prognosis, in particular mortality. In this review, we discuss the available parameters to assess disease activity in acromegaly...