P Langer

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Affiliation: Slovak Academy of Sciences
Country: Slovakia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Minireview: discussion about the limit between normal thyroid goiter
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 83306 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 33:39-45. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Rapid transient increase of biliary triiodothyronine excretion during short-term infusion of glucose and arginine in rats
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 83306 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 33:83-9. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Possible role of genetic factors in thyroid growth rate and in the assessment of upper limit of normal thyroid volume in iodine-replete adolescents
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Thyroid 9:557-62. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase (anti-GAD) antibodies in employees at a polychlorinated biphenyl production factory
    Pavel Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Arch Environ Health 57:412-5. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Further studies of blood levels of some tumor markers in the area polluted by polychlorinated biphenyls and control population
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava
    Neoplasma 48:139-43. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint The level of TSH appeared favourable in maintaining bone mineral density in postmenopausal women
    L Baqi
    5th Clinic of Internal Medicine, Faculty Hospital Ruzinov, and Department of Statistics, Economics University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 44:9-15. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Blood testosterone in middle aged males heavily exposed to endocrine disruptors is decreasing more with HCB and p,p'-DDE related to BMI and lipids, but not with Σ15PCBs
    P Langer
    Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 46:51-9. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Multiple organochlorine pollution and the thyroid
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Science, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 40:46-52. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Human thyroid in the population exposed to high environmental pollution by organochlorinated pollutants for several decades
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 39:13-20. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Polychlorinated biphenyls and testosterone: age and congener related correlation approach in heavily exposed males
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 44:109-14. 2010

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Minireview: discussion about the limit between normal thyroid goiter
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 83306 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 33:39-45. 1999
    ..1998; Langer et al., in press). From, this follows that a certain number of enlarged thyroids apparently should not be included into a normal range...
  2. ncbi request reprint Rapid transient increase of biliary triiodothyronine excretion during short-term infusion of glucose and arginine in rats
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 83306 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 33:83-9. 1999
    ..To estimate the excretion of triiodothyronine by bile in groups of rats infused with glucose, arginine or glucose combined with various doses of insulin...
  3. ncbi request reprint Possible role of genetic factors in thyroid growth rate and in the assessment of upper limit of normal thyroid volume in iodine-replete adolescents
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Thyroid 9:557-62. 1999
    ..It is not clear whether the children with high thyroid volume and increased frequency of hypoechogenicity should be included into the recently recommended range of normal thyroid volume for adolescents...
  4. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase (anti-GAD) antibodies in employees at a polychlorinated biphenyl production factory
    Pavel Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Arch Environ Health 57:412-5. 2002
    ..Presently, it is unknown whether there is an increased prevalence of diabetes among the former factory employees...
  5. ncbi request reprint Further studies of blood levels of some tumor markers in the area polluted by polychlorinated biphenyls and control population
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava
    Neoplasma 48:139-43. 2001
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The level of TSH appeared favourable in maintaining bone mineral density in postmenopausal women
    L Baqi
    5th Clinic of Internal Medicine, Faculty Hospital Ruzinov, and Department of Statistics, Economics University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 44:9-15. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Blood testosterone in middle aged males heavily exposed to endocrine disruptors is decreasing more with HCB and p,p'-DDE related to BMI and lipids, but not with Σ15PCBs
    P Langer
    Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 46:51-9. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Multiple organochlorine pollution and the thyroid
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Science, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 40:46-52. 2006
    ..We attempted to study the thyroid volume and thyrotropin level in the population living in the area with multiple pollution by polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and pesticides (DDE and hexachlorobenzene - HCB)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Human thyroid in the population exposed to high environmental pollution by organochlorinated pollutants for several decades
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 39:13-20. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Polychlorinated biphenyls and testosterone: age and congener related correlation approach in heavily exposed males
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 44:109-14. 2010
    ..It was aimed to evaluate some fundamental correlations of 15 individual PCB congeners and their sum with serum testosterone level in highly and long-term exposed males with special respect to minimize the interfering effect of age...
  11. ncbi request reprint Alpha-fetoprotein, carcinoembryonic antigen and beta2-microglobulin in adult population highly exposed to organochlorinated pollutants (PCB, DDE and HCB)
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 45:149-55. 2011
    ..It is aimed to obtain some general information about the prevalence of certain biomarkers in highly exposed population and on the interrelations between their serum level as related to that of some major organochlorines (OCs)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Studies on in-vivo capacity of thyroxine deiodinating system in rat liver: biliary excretion of several iodothyronines after increasing loading doses of thyroxine
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava Czechoslovakia
    Exp Clin Endocrinol 90:308-12. 1987
    ..The ratio of 3,5-T2/T3 after different doses of T4 was about 2--4 times higher than that of 3',5'-T2/rT3 suggesting the higher deiodination rate of T3 than that of rT3...
  13. ncbi request reprint Delayed changes of plasma level and biliary excretion of several iodothyronines after a single administration of low doses of thyroxine in rats
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava Czechoslovakia
    Exp Clin Endocrinol 90:301-7. 1987
    ..It was concluded that the first peak may correspond to the metabolic changes in fast tissue pools, while a second one might reflect some delayed iodothyronine metabolic steps in slow tissue pools after a bolus injection of T4...
  14. ncbi request reprint Insulin sensitivity indices: a proposal of cut-off points for simple identification of insulin-resistant subjects
    Z Radikova
    Laboratory of Human Endocrinology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 114:249-56. 2006
    ..Thus, insulin-resistant subjects can be identified using this simple approach...
  15. ncbi request reprint Thyroid volume, iodine intake, autoimmune thyroid disorders, inborn factors, and endocrine disruptors: twenty-year studies of multiple effects puzzle in Slovakia
    P Langer
    Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 46:191-203. 2012
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Increase of biliary excretion of reverse triiodothyronine in rats during the infusion of neurotensin possibly resulting from the inhibition of iodothyronine 5'-monodeiodination
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Czechoslovakia
    Horm Metab Res 23:370-2. 1991
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Thyroid function and cholesterol level: paradoxical findings in large groups of population with high cholesterol food intake
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 37:175-80. 2003
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Thyrotropin versus thyroid hormone in regulating bone density and turnover in premenopausal women
    L Baqi
    5th Clinic of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 44:57-63. 2010
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Immediate and dose-response related increase of biliary excretion of reverse triiodothyronine after propylthiouracil administration
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava
    Exp Clin Endocrinol 99:18-20. 1992
    ..It was concluded that the increase of rT3 excretion results from the inhibition of 5'-deiodinase type I activity in the liver caused by PTU. It thus appears that such phenomenon may be used as in vivo marker of that enzyme activity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Iodothyronines in human bile
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Czechoslovakia
    Endocrinol Exp 22:35-9. 1988
    ..It was concluded that in man the biliary excretion of iodothyronines appears to be of much less importance for their total body balance than in rats...
  21. ncbi request reprint Changes of serum TSH level during oral glucose tolerance test: comparison of morning and evening test with plain circadian TSH rhythm
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 34:145-50. 2000
    ..To compare the changes of TSH level in serum during oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) with those resulting from a plain circadian rhythm and, in addition, to compare such changes between the morning and evening hours...
  22. ncbi request reprint Regulation of gene expression for lipogenic enzymes in the liver and adipose tissue of hereditary hypertriglyceridemic, insulin-resistant rats: effect of dietary sucrose and marine fish oil
    E Sebokova
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1303:56-62. 1996
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Partial hepatectomy alters serum hormone levels in rats
    J Knopp
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Czechoslovakia
    Horm Metab Res 23:329-32. 1991
    ..These results show an increase in the function of pituitary-adrenal axis and a decrease in that of pituitary-thyroid axis shortly following PH with the tendency to return to normal function within five days...
  24. ncbi request reprint [New aspects of the epidemiology of goitre]
    P Langer
    Laboratórium diabetu z výzivy, Ustav experimentálnej endokrinológie SAV Bratislava, Slovenska republika
    Vnitr Lek 52:912-8. 2006
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint From naturally occurring goitrogens to the effects of anthropogenic endocrine disruptors on the thyroid in Slovakia
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 104:101-7. 2003
    ..ref. 59)..
  26. ncbi request reprint Effect of ethanol and linoleic acid on changes in biliary excretion of iodothyronines possibly related to thyroxine deiodination in rat liver
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Center of Physiological Sciences SAV, Bratislava, Czechoslovakia
    Horm Metab Res 20:218-20. 1988
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Retrospectively evaluated finding of larger thyroid volume in east Slovakian adolescents in 1987 than in 1992. Effect of Chernobyl?
    M Tajtakova
    First Clinic of Internal Medicine, Medical Faculty, J P Safárik University, Kosice, Slovakia
    Horm Metab Res 25:644-5. 1993
    ..Though it cannot be retrospectively proven, it is hypothesized that the increased thyroid volume in 1987 might result from some delayed changes due to irradiation thyroiditis. The data are considered to deserve further attention...
  28. ncbi request reprint [The thyroid gland in women during the reproductive age]
    M Tajtakova
    Interná klinika LF UPJS Kosice
    Ceska Gynekol 68:306-10. 2003
    ..To find out thyroid volume and its functional status in women in reproductive age as well as possible correlation between thyroid size and functional status and age and residential location of women...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Effect of nitrates on active transport of iodine]
    E Szokeova
    I interná klinika FNsP a LF UPJS, Kosice
    Vnitr Lek 47:768-71. 2001
    ..01 regardless of the TSH serum level (2.31 +/- 1.83/2.64 +/- 1.52) and T4 (22.72 +/- 8.2/25 +/- 11.0) suggests a qualitative change in thyroid hormone production in favour of T3 caused even by short-term nitrate administration...
  30. doi request reprint Natural course of small adrenal lesions in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1: an endoscopic ultrasound imaging study
    S Schaefer
    Division of Endocrinology and Diabetology, Philipp s University, D 35033 Marburg, Germany EU
    Eur J Endocrinol 158:699-704. 2008
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Preoperative diagnosis of insulinoma: low body mass index, young age, and female gender are associated with negative imaging by endoscopic ultrasound
    P H Kann
    Division of Endocrinology and Diabetology, Phillips University Hospital, Marburg, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 157:209-13. 2007
    ..It has been considered to be important in planning surgical strategy, especially considering a minimal invasive approach. However, even under ideal conditions experienced examiners miss about 10-20% of insulinomas by EUS imaging...
  32. ncbi request reprint Adrenal involvement in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1: results of 7 years prospective screening
    J Waldmann
    Department of General Surgery, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 392:437-43. 2007
    ..Prevalence in recent studies varies between 9 and 45%. A genotype-phenotype correlation has been described as well as the development of adrenocortical carcinomas. Long-term prospective data are still lacking...
  33. ncbi request reprint Lipoprotein(a), type 2 diabetes and vascular risk in coronary patients
    C H Saely
    Vorarlberg Institute for Vascular Investigation and Treatment, Feldkirch, Austria
    Eur J Clin Invest 36:91-7. 2006
    ..It is not known whether the diabetic state affects the association of Lp(a) with vascular events among coronary patients...
  34. doi request reprint Metabolic and anti-inflammatory benefits of eccentric endurance exercise - a pilot study
    H Drexel
    Vorarlberg Institute for Vascular Investigation and Treatment, Feldkirch, Austria
    Eur J Clin Invest 38:218-26. 2008
    ..Eccentric endurance exercise (e.g. hiking downwards) is less strenuous than concentric exercise (e.g. hiking upwards) but its potential to reduce cardiovascular risk is unknown...