Researchers described signs and symptoms in the years prior to acromegaly diagnosis and reported on differences between men and women in their clinical manifestations.
Diazoxide treatment in children with congenital hyperinsulinism is associated most commonly with neutropenia, but also carries a risk for pulmonary hypertension.
The Company is investigating the treatment as a combination with nab-paclitaxel (Abraxane; Celgene) for pancreatic cancers and other solid tumors.
There is a reduction in ovarian cancer risk associated with use of contemporary combined hormonal contraceptives.
One-third of the women enrolled in Michigan's Medicaid expansion program reported improved access to birth control and family planning services.
The upper level of vitamin D recommended by the Endocrine Society can result in frequent hypercalciuria.
First-phase and glucose-potentiation of arginine-induced insulin secretion as assessed by acute C-peptide responses improved after the initiation of ivacaftor in children with cystic fibrosis.
Increases in use of one or more contraceptive methods, dual-method use, long-acting reversibles.
1 in 3 women of reproductive age report better ability to access birth control, family planning services.
The prenatal sex steroid theory hypothesizes that women with PCOS would have heightened autistic traits and an increased rate of autism among their children.
Sleep apnea is common in patients with acromegaly and is often diagnosed before the diagnosis of acromegaly.
New-onset adult diabetes mellitus appears to be both a risk factor for and a sequelae of pancreatic cancer.
Experts in the management of acromegaly provide new recommendations on the medical management of acromegaly since the last published update in 2014.
Monthly pasireotide injections may benefit patients with acromegaly who are resistant to first-generation somatostatin analogs.
Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] is independently and inversely associated with total cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, and high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol in children.
Investigators observed an increased rate of obsessive compulsive disorder and somatization in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.
The algorithm was designed to account for sperm survival, variation in cycle length, ovulation day, temperature fluctuations and the length of the follicular and luteal phases of the menstrual cycle.
Although patients reach clinical and biochemical remission, patients exposed to hypercortisolism do not show functional remission.
The safety and efficacy of Annovera was evaluated in 3 open-label clinical trials involving healthy women (ages 18 to 40).
In patients with hypotonic polyuria, the direct measurement of hypertonic saline-stimulated plasma copeptin has better diagnostic accuracy than the water-deprivation test.
The treatment goals for Cushing syndrome are to normalize cortisol levels, reverse clinical symptoms, and if possible to remove the secreting neoplasm.
International evidence-based guidelines include 166 recommendations and practice points to improve health outcomes of women with PCOS.
Investigators examine the association between various skin conditions and metabolic syndrome.
Investigators assessed the association of hepatitis B infection and pancreatic cancer, along with predictors of pancreatic cancer and mortality.
Men with migraines were found to have increased levels of estradiol and to be more likely to have relative androgen deficiency compared with men without migraines.
Adolescent and young adult cancer survivors have a 73 percent higher risk of endocrine diseases.
The association between preconception Vitamin D levels and pregnancy outcomes in women with previous pregnancy losses was examined.
The utility of IGF-I and IGFBP-3 for growth hormone testing in childhood cancer survivors was examined.
Investigators aimed to assess biochemical predictors of renal calcifications in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism.
Investigators examine the onset of puberty and testicular function in prepubertal boys treated with oxandrolone.
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