Affiliation: Copenhagen University Hospital
- Testicular dysgenesis syndrome: foetal origin of adult reproductive problemsChristine Wohlfahrt-Veje
University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, Copenhagen, Denmark
Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:459-65. 2009..Animal experiments have shown that all TDS symptoms, except testicular cancer, can be induced by foetal exposure to anti-androgenic chemicals. However, the cause of TDS in humans remains to be determined...
- Acquired cryptorchidism is frequent in infancy and childhoodChristine Wohlfahrt-Veje
University Department of Growth and Reproduction, GR 5064 Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Int J Androl 32:423-8. 2009..We therefore recommend that all boys should have testis position checked regularly during childhood, at least up to 3 years of age...
- Smaller genitals at school age in boys whose mothers were exposed to non-persistent pesticides in early pregnancyC Wohlfahrt-Veje
University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
Int J Androl 35:265-72. 2012..The findings support the results obtained at three months of age and indicate that prenatal pesticide exposure has long-term effects on reproductive function in boys...
- Early breast development in girls after prenatal exposure to non-persistent pesticidesC Wohlfahrt-Veje
University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Int J Androl 35:273-82. 2012..In addition, lower serum AMH levels indicated a reduced pool of antral ovarian follicles. The long-term consequences of our findings with regard to establishment of future reproductive function still remain unknown...
- Lower birth weight and increased body fat at school age in children prenatally exposed to modern pesticides: a prospective studyChristine Wohlfahrt-Veje
University Dept, of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
Environ Health 10:79. 2011..The purpose of this study was to assess possible effects of prenatal exposure to currently used pesticides on children's growth, endocrine and reproductive function...
- The 2014 Danish references from birth to 20 years for height, weight and body mass indexJeanette Tinggaard
Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Acta Paediatr 103:214-24. 2014....
- The physiology and timing of male pubertyJeanette Tinggaard
Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 19:197-203. 2012..To describe available markers of male puberty, discuss associations between adiposity and pubertal timing and to review recent evidence of a possible secular trend in male pubertal timing...
- Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins, furans, and biphenyls (PCDDs/PCDFs and PCBs) in breast milk and early childhood growth and IGF1Christine Wohlfahrt-Veje
Department of Growth and Reproduction, The Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, 5064, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
Reproduction 147:391-9. 2014..9 ng/ml, CI: 2.3; 25.5). Environmental exposure to dioxin-like chemicals was associated with being skinny at birth and with higher infant levels of circulating IGF1 as well as accelerated early childhood growth (rapid catch-up growth). ..