Henrik Falhammar

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Affiliation: Karolinska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An 88-year-old woman diagnosed with adrenal tumor and congenital adrenal hyperplasia: connection or coincidence?
    H Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetology, Karolinska University, Hospital and Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:449-53. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Metabolic profile and body composition in adult women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Diabetes, D2 04, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:110-6. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Fractures and bone mineral density in adult women with 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:4643-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint A 31-year-old woman with infertility and polycystic ovaries diagnosed with non-classic congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to a novel CYP21 mutation
    H Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Endocrinol Invest 31:176-80. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Sexual function and surgical outcome in women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to CYP21A2 deficiency: clinical perspective and the patients' perception
    Anna Nordenstrom
    Department of Pediatrics, Astrid Lindgren Children s Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:3633-40. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density, bone markers, and fractures in adult males with congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, D02 04, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:331-41. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased liver enzymes in adult women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Endocr J 56:601-8. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Type of mutation and surgical procedure affect long-term quality of life for women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Agneta Nordenskjold
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:380-6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Voice problems due to virilization in adult women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Ulrika Nygren
    Division of Speech Language Pathology, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Speech and Language Pathology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 79:859-66. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Voice characteristics in women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Ulrika Nygren
    Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Division of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Astrid Lindgren Children Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 70:18-25. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint An 88-year-old woman diagnosed with adrenal tumor and congenital adrenal hyperplasia: connection or coincidence?
    H Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetology, Karolinska University, Hospital and Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:449-53. 2005
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  2. ncbi request reprint Metabolic profile and body composition in adult women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Diabetes, D2 04, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:110-6. 2007
    ..The chronic, often supraphysiological glucocorticoid doses used in congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) might increase morbidity in cardiovascular disease and diabetes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Fractures and bone mineral density in adult women with 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:4643-9. 2007
    ..Patients with classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) receive lifelong, often supraphysiological, glucocorticoid therapy. Pharmacological doses of glucocorticoids are an established risk factor for osteoporosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint A 31-year-old woman with infertility and polycystic ovaries diagnosed with non-classic congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to a novel CYP21 mutation
    H Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Endocrinol Invest 31:176-80. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Sexual function and surgical outcome in women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to CYP21A2 deficiency: clinical perspective and the patients' perception
    Anna Nordenstrom
    Department of Pediatrics, Astrid Lindgren Children s Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:3633-40. 2010
    ..Little is known about how these women feel that the disease has affected their lives regarding surgery and psychosexual adaptation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density, bone markers, and fractures in adult males with congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, D02 04, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:331-41. 2013
    ..BMD measured by dual energy X-ray absorptiometry and markers of bone metabolism and androgens/17-hydroxyprogesterone levels were investigated...
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased liver enzymes in adult women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Endocr J 56:601-8. 2009
    ..These women might have increased frequency of NAFLD. The finding of higher LFT also in non-obese patients suggests that not only central obesity but also glucocorticoids per se may influence...
  8. ncbi request reprint Type of mutation and surgical procedure affect long-term quality of life for women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Agneta Nordenskjold
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:380-6. 2008
    ..In congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) caused by different mutations, feminizing surgery is mostly performed in childhood, and many patients are lost to follow-up...
  9. ncbi request reprint Voice problems due to virilization in adult women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Ulrika Nygren
    Division of Speech Language Pathology, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Speech and Language Pathology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 79:859-66. 2013
    ..High levels of androgens in women may cause virilization of the larynx and a masculine voice. The purpose of the present study was to investigate subjective voice problems due to virilization in women with CAH...
  10. doi request reprint Voice characteristics in women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Ulrika Nygren
    Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Division of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Astrid Lindgren Children Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 70:18-25. 2009
    ..Raised levels of androgens can lead to increased mass in the laryngeal tissues, which may lower the fundamental frequency (F0) of the voice...
  11. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk, metabolic profile, and body composition in adult males with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:285-93. 2011
    ..We therefore investigated cardiovascular and metabolic risk profiles in adult CAH males...
  12. ncbi request reprint Increased psychiatric morbidity in men with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Diabetes H F, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden Departments of Molecular Medicine and Surgery H F, An N, and Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics A B, M L, P L, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden Department of Child Psychiatry A B, Medical University of Warsaw, 02 091 Warsaw, Poland Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology M L, University of Gothenburg, SE 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden Department of Women s and Children s Health and Center for Molecular Medicine Ag N, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden Departments of Pediatric Surgery Ag N, and Pediatric Endocrinology An N, Astrid Lindgren Children Hospital, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden Department of Clinical Neuroscience L F, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Research Center L F, SE 11330 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:E554-60. 2014
    ..Reports on psychiatric morbidity in males with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) are lacking...
  13. pmc Fertility, sexuality and testicular adrenal rest tumors in adult males with congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Henrik Falhammar
    Departments of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, D02 04, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 166:441-9. 2012
    ..Fertility in males with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) is reported from normal to severely impaired. Therefore, we investigated fertility/fecundity, social/sexual situation, and pituitary-gonadal function in CAH males...
  14. doi request reprint One hundred years of congenital adrenal hyperplasia in Sweden: a retrospective, population-based cohort study
    Sebastian Gidlöf
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Centre for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 1:35-42. 2013
    ..We aimed to assess the effect of historical medical improvements in the care of patients with this disorder over time and to assess the effects of neonatal screening in Sweden...
  15. ncbi request reprint IGF2BP2 and IGF2 genetic effects in diabetes and diabetic nephropathy
    Tianwei Gu
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Rolf Luft Research Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Diabetes Complications 26:393-8. 2012
    ..Its protein functionally binds to 5'-UTR of the imprinting IGF2 gene. The present study aims to evaluate the IGF2BP2-IGF2 genetic effects in diabetes and DN...
  16. doi request reprint Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis: clinical and molecular aspects
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, D2 04, Karolinska University Hospital, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Endocrine 43:274-84. 2013
    ..Definitive treatment is cure of the hyperthyroidism. The underlying mechanisms of TPP remain, however, incompletely understood awaiting further studies...
  17. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes in the management of congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Henrik Falhammar
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Karolinska University Hospital, D2 04, 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
    Endocrine 41:355-73. 2012
    ..The introduction of neonatal CAH screening may enhance long-term results. Monitoring of different risk factors and negative consequences should be done regularly in an attempt to improve clinical outcomes further...
  18. doi request reprint Fertility and pregnancy outcome in women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    K Hagenfeldt
    Department of Women and Child Health, Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 23:1607-13. 2008
    ..Low pregnancy rate has been reported in women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) and little information on pregnancy and children is known...
  19. ncbi request reprint Distribution of neuropeptide Y Leu7Pro polymorphism in patients with type 1 diabetes and diabetic nephropathy among Swedish and American populations
    Jun Ma
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, L6 B2, Karolinska Institutet, Rolf Luft Center for Diabetes Research, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 157:641-5. 2007
    ..The present study aims to evaluate the susceptibility of this polymorphism to the development of DN in two different populations...
  20. ncbi request reprint Acne and non-classic congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Henrik Falhammar
    N Z Med J 121:94-5. 2008