Genomes and Genes
endocrine system diseases
Summary: Pathological processes of the ENDOCRINE GLANDS, and diseases resulting from abnormal level of available HORMONES.
Publications197 found, 100 shown here
- Surgeon volume as a predictor of outcomes in inpatient and outpatient endocrine surgeryAlexandra I Stavrakis
Endocrine Surgical Unit and Center for Surgical Outcomes and Quality, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
Surgery 142:887-99; discussion 887-99. 2007..We examined the effect of surgeon volume on clinical and economic outcomes for thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal surgery across inpatient and outpatient settings...
- Secondary diabetes associated with principal endocrinopathies: the impact of new treatment modalitiesEugenia Resmini
Department of Endocrinology and Medical Sciences, Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genoa, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, 16132, Genoa, Italy
Acta Diabetol 46:85-95. 2009..Indeed, it has been demonstrated that insulin glargine, given once daily, reduces the risk of hypoglycaemia compared with other formulations, and can facilitate a more aggressive insulin treatment in this class of patients...
- Who performs endocrine operations in the United States?Brian D Saunders
Department of Surgery, Divisions of Endocrine Surgery and Vascular Surgery, University of Michigan, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Taubman Center 2920H, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
Surgery 134:924-31; discussion 931. 2003..Endocrine surgery is a discipline that is dedicated to high-quality care of patients with endocrine surgical disease. The relationship between its "identity" as a separate field and clinical practice patterns is not known...
- McCune-Albright syndromeClaudia E Dumitrescu
Skeletal Clinical Studies Unit, Craniofacial and Skeletal Diseases Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Orphanet J Rare Dis 3:12. 2008..Treatment of all endocrinopathies is required. Malignancies associated with MAS are distinctly rare occurrences. Malignant transformation of FD lesions occurs in probably less than 1% of the cases of MAS...
- Minireview: PRKAR1A: normal and abnormal functionsIoannis Bossis
Section on Endocrinology and Genetics, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1862, USA
Endocrinology 145:5452-8. 2004....
- Long-term results of the surgical treatment of craniopharyngioma: the experience at the Policlinico Gemelli, Catholic University, RomeM Caldarelli
Section of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
Childs Nerv Syst 21:747-57. 2005..In order to avoid such complications, some authors have suggested to renounce to radical resection and to rely on post-operative radiation therapy to minimise the risk of residual tumour progression...
- Radical resection of craniopharyngiomaGraciela Zuccaro
Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Childs Nerv Syst 21:679-90. 2005..Trying to remove a craniopharyngioma that has been treated previously with other methods is, in our experience, much more dangerous because of adherences of the tumor to vascular and neural structures...
- Long-term neurological, visual, and endocrine outcomes following transnasal resection of craniopharyngiomaIndro Chakrabarti
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90032, USA
J Neurosurg 102:650-7. 2005..More specifically, they evaluate the role of the TN approach in the management of craniopharyngioma...
- A multiplex human syndrome implicates a key role for intestinal cell kinase in development of central nervous, skeletal, and endocrine systemsPiya Lahiry
Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario N6A 5K8, Canada
Am J Hum Genet 84:134-47. 2009..We also demonstrate that the R272Q mutant fails to localize at the nucleus and has diminished kinase activity. These findings suggest that ICK plays a key role in the development of multiple organ systems...
- The maturation of a specialty: Workforce projections for endocrine surgeryJulie Ann Sosa
Section of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
Surgery 142:876-83. 2007..Fellowship programs will lead to more specialty-trained endocrine surgeons. We make projections for the supply of endocrine surgeons and demand for endocrine procedures over the next 15 years...
- Craniopharyngioma in children: Marseille experienceGabriel Lena
Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, hôpital des Enfants La Timone, 264, rue Saint Pierre, 13385, Marseille, Cedex 05, France
Childs Nerv Syst 21:778-84. 2005....
- Prevalence of symptomatic androgen deficiency in menAndre B Araujo
New England Research Institutes, 9 Galen Street, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:4241-7. 2007..Despite recognition that androgen deficiency in men should be defined according to biochemical and clinical criteria, most prevalence estimates are based on low testosterone levels alone...
- Endocrine complications of hematopoietic stem cell transplantationWassim Chemaitilly
Department of Pediatrics, Schneider Children s Hospital, 269 01 76th Avenue, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 36:983-98; ix. 2007..This article focuses on the late endocrine abnormalities that are most commonly observed following successful HSCT, with a special emphasis on pediatric HSCT recipients, for whom long-term follow-up data are increasingly available...
- Steroidogenic factor-1 (SF-1) and its relevance to pediatric endocrinologyBruno Ferraz de-Souza
UCL Institute of Child Health and Department of Medicine, University College London, UK
Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 3:359-64. 2006....
- Reproductive function and risk for PCOS in women treated for bipolar disorderNatalie L Rasgon
Department of Psychiatry, Stanford School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
Bipolar Disord 7:246-59. 2005..This study examined the reproductive function and prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in women with bipolar disorder taking antimanic medications...
- Image diagnosis in McCune-Albright syndromeClaudio Defilippi
Radiology Department, Regina Margherita Children s Hospital, Turin, Italy
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 19:561-70. 2006..Bone scintigraphy with technetium 99 is essential in the follow-up of the disease. Ultrasonography is very useful in ovarian cyst follow-up and in the detection of thyroid and adrenal nodules and testicular microlithiasis...
- Secondary causes of osteoporosisLorraine A Fitzpatrick
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, and Internal Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 77:453-68. 2002..This article provides the framework for understanding causes of bone loss and approaches to their management...
- Glucocorticoid resistance syndrome: A diagnostic and therapeutic approachElisabeth F C van Rossum
University Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine Room D400, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 20:611-26. 2006..Diagnosis of generalized GC resistance can be difficult. This review highlights the diagnostic process and therapeutic options for treating patients with this disease...
- Endocrine dysfunction and parameters of the metabolic syndrome after bone marrow transplantation during childhood and adolescenceS Shalitin
Institute for Endocrinology and Diabetes, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, 14 Kaplan Street, Petach Tikva 49202, Israel
Bone Marrow Transplant 37:1109-17. 2006..9% of the 43 patients tested. These findings emphasize the need for long-term follow-up of endocrine and metabolic parameters in young patients after BMT in order to offer proper treatment and improve quality of life...
- McCune-Albright syndrome and disorders due to activating mutations of GNAS1Alejandro Diaz
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 20:853-80. 2007..We discuss here the clinical consequences of GNAS1 activating mutations in different body systems and organs, the diagnostic approach to MAS, and the current therapeutic recommendations...
- Intellectual and functional outcome of children 3 years old or younger who have CNS malignanciesMaryam Fouladi
Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
J Clin Oncol 23:7152-60. 2005....
- Late endocrine, metabolic and skeletal sequelae following treatment of childhood cancerHelena K Gleeson
Department of Endocrinology, Christie Hospital, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, Withington, M20 4BX, UK
Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 16:335-48. 2002..In this review we consider the following potential problems: growth hormone deficiency and replacement in adulthood, cardiovascular risk factors, osteopaenia, thyroid and parathyroid dysfunction...
- Endocrine abnormalities in patients with Fanconi anemiaNeelam Giri
Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard EPS 7024, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:2624-31. 2007..Fanconi anemia (FA) is an inherited disorder with chromosomal instability, bone marrow failure, developmental defects, and a predisposition to cancer. Systematic and comprehensive endocrine function data in FA are limited...
- Endocrine late effects from multi-modality treatment of neuroblastomaH M van Santen
Department of Paediatric Endocrinology, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, G8 205, Academic Medical Center AMC, University of Amsterdam, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Eur J Cancer 41:1767-74. 2005..We recommend that during follow-up of neuroblastoma children, special attention should be paid to their endocrine state...
- Endocrine sequelae of cancer therapy in childhoodF B Diamond
Department of Pediatrics University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, USA
J Endocrinol Invest 24:648-58. 2001..These include effects on growth, puberty, fertility, thyroid and adrenal function which may present many years after the successful treatment of underlying disease...
- Admission and discharge guidelines for the pediatric patient requiring intermediate careDavid G Jaimovich
Hope Children s Hospital, Oak Lawn, IL, USA
Crit Care Med 32:1215-8. 2004..This level of care may enhance the efficiency of care and improve the healthcare affordability for patients receiving intermediate care...
- The late effects of childhood cancer therapyJoseph D Dickerman
University of Vermont College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, 89 Beaumont Ave, Given D201, Burlington, VT 05405 0068, USA
Pediatrics 119:554-68. 2007..A table listing radiation-therapy site and chemotherapeutic agents and selected late effects that result from their use is provided. Finally, a brief recommendation regarding the establishment of a late-effects clinic is also presented...
- [Etiology and blood pressure patterns in secondary hypertension in children]Cristina Gavrilovici
Clinica a IV a Pediatrie, Facultatea de Medicina, Universitatea de Medicină şi Farmacie Gr T Popa, Iasi
Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 111:70-81. 2007..10%), with a probability of identifying an underlying disease inversely related with the age and directly related with the severity of hypertension...
- Opiate drug use: a potential contributor to the endocrine and metabolic complications in human immunodeficiency virus diseaseOdelia B Cooper
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Clin Infect Dis 37:S132-6. 2003..Although much of the evidence should be viewed as preliminary, these potential abnormalities should be kept in mind when treating opiate-dependent patients infected with HIV...
- Prevalence of endocrine complications and short stature in patients with thalassaemia major: a multicenter study by the Thalassaemia International Federation (TIF)Vincenzo De Sanctis
Department of Reproduction and Growth, Pediatric and Adolescent Unit, Arcispedale S Anna, Ferrara, Italy
Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 2:249-55. 2004..In conclusion, since iron overload and liver damage seem to be the most important factors responsible for endocrine complications, adequate compliance to chelation therapy and rigid precautions against liver infections are imperative...
- [Severe chronic anemia and endocrine disorders in children]Michael Hauschild
Unité d endocrinologie diabétologie pédiatrique, Département médico chirurgical de pédiatrie, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
Rev Med Suisse 3:988-91. 2007..Diabetes mellitus, hypothyroidism and hypoparathyroidism may also develop. Follow-up includes close monitoring of growth and pubertal development in order to guide therapeutic interventions...
- The pre-operative endocrine assessment of craniopharyngiomasNeil Hopper
Department of Paediatric Endocrinology, St George s Hospital, London, UK
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 19:325-7. 2006..We review the available published data on pre-operative endocrine dysfunction and suggest an approach to assessment and management before surgery...
- Endocrine gland abnormalities in thalassemia major: a brief reviewSakineh Mohammadian
Department of Pediatrics, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, Iran
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 16:957-64. 2003..In this article we briefly review the current understanding of endocrine gland abnormalities, primarily caused by iron overload, in patients with thalassemia major...
- Comparison of oral and subcutaneous iron chelation therapies in the prevention of major endocrinopathies in beta-thalassemia major patientsChung Hsing Wang
Department of Pediatrics, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
Hemoglobin 30:257-62. 2006....
- Endocrinological late effects following radiotherapy and chemotherapy of childhood brain tumoursMarianne Schmiegelow
Department of Endocrinology, Abdominal Centre, University Hospitality, H S Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Dan Med Bull 53:326-41. 2006
- Low bone mineral density in adolescents with beta-thalassemiaMaria G Vogiatzi
Department of Pediatrics, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1054:462-6. 2005..Thus, calcium and vitamin D supplementation with antiresorptive therapies should be evaluated in the adolescent Thal pt with close monitoring of growth and sexual development...
- Update on autoimmune polyendocrine syndromes (APS)Corrado Betterle
Clinical Immunology and Allergology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
Acta Biomed 74:9-33. 2003....
- [Werner's syndrome and endocrine disorders]B Zantour
Service de Médecine Interne et Endocrinologie, CHU Tahar Sfar, Mahdia, Tunisie
Ann Endocrinol (Paris) 64:205-9. 2003..Thus, in Werner's syndrome metabolic and endocrinologic investigation is necessary in order to treat these disorders and improve the patient's prognosis and life...
- Clinical uses and misuses of dehydroepiandrosteroneEmanuela Binello
Harvard MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Curr Opin Pharmacol 3:635-41. 2003..Research is ongoing at both the basic and the clinical level to elucidate mechanisms of action and establish efficacy and safety, as well as to expand new areas of potential application for this multi-faceted hormone...
- Endocrine and metabolic manifestations of invasive fungal infections and systemic antifungal treatmentMichail S Lionakis
Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 83:1046-60. 2008..If clinicians are equipped with better knowledge of the endocrine and metabolic complications of fungal infections and antifungal therapy, they can more readily recognize them and favorably affect outcome...
- Drug-induced endocrine and metabolic disordersRonald C W Ma
Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
Drug Saf 30:215-45. 2007....
- Endocrine and metabolic adverse effects of psychotropic medications in children and adolescentsChristoph U Correll
The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Psychiatry Research, 75 59 263rd Street, Glen Oaks, NY 11004, USA
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:771-91. 2006..Endocrine and metabolic adverse effects are among the most concerning adverse effects of commonly used psychotropic medications...
- Indications for synergetic and antagonistic effects between trace elements in the environment to human healthJasmina Obhodas
Experimental Physics Department, Institute Ruder Boskovic, Zagreb, Croatia
Coll Antropol 31:209-19. 2007..The results reported here emphasize the importance of the observation of the mutual effects of the environmental variables on the human health for the identification of their synergetic as well as antagonistic effects...
- Medical causes of headache in childrenNicholas S Abend
Department of Neurology, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Curr Pain Headache Rep 11:401-7. 2007..Medical causes of headache are so diverse that uniform screening tests are not useful. History and examination must guide the differential diagnosis, and management plans must be individualized...
- Recognition and treatment of endocrine/metabolic emergencies in children: part IMichael S Kappy
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, The Children s Hospital, Denver, USA
Adv Pediatr 49:245-72. 2002..Prompt diagnosis depends on the collection of critical and archival laboratory specimens before the administration of nonspecific therapy...
- Tremor in childrenMohammad K Uddin
Department of Neurology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
Semin Pediatr Neurol 10:26-34. 2003..This review covers the etiology, clinical features, and treatment of the major tremor syndromes in children, and when appropriate, makes comparisons with similar disorders in adults...
- Late health effects of childhood nasopharyngeal radium irradiation: nonmelanoma skin cancers, benign tumors, and hormonal disordersCécile M Ronckers
Department of Ear, Nose and Throat Medicine, Reinaert Kliniek, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Pediatr Res 52:850-8. 2002..0-2.1). We found no evidence of highly elevated risk of benign head and neck tumors, nonmelanoma skin cancer, thyroid disorders, or indicators of pituitary radiation damage after childhood NRI in The Netherlands...
- Pediatric thyroid testing issuesMark D DeBoer
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, University of Virginia, VA, USA
Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 5:570-7. 2007..Additionally, heterophile and anti-T4 or anti-TSH antibodies can interfere with accurate T4 or TSH measurement...
- Impact of thalassemia major on patients and their familiesJ Jaime Caro
Caro Research Institute, Concord, MA 07142, USA
Acta Haematol 107:150-7. 2002..To describe the burden of thalassemia major and its treatment, in terms of prevalence of iron-overload-related complications, direct and indirect costs, and the patient's physical and social well-being...
- Endocrine manifestations of chromosome 22q11.2 microdeletion syndromeJin Ho Choi
Department of Pediatrics, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Horm Res 63:294-9. 2005..2 microdeletion syndrome. This study was undertaken to examine the frequencies and clinical features of endocrine abnormalities in patients with 22q11.2 microdeletion syndrome...
- [Adverse effects of psychotropic agents]Toshimi Owashi
Department of Psychiatry, Showa University School of Medicine
Nihon Rinsho 65:247-53. 2007
- Sleep apnea and sports performanceHelene A Emsellem
The Center for Sleep and Wake Disorders, 5454 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1725, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
Clin Sports Med 24:329-41, x. 2005..A high index of suspicion for apnea should exist, particularly in those who have anatomic features and symptoms consistent with the disorder. This article reviews pathophysiology, diagnostic modalities, and treatment interventions...
- [New advances in drug therapy in 2003-2004]A J Scheen
Universite de Liege, Service de Médecine interne générale et Service de Diabétologie, Nutrition et Maladies Metaboliques, Departement de Medecine
Rev Med Liege 59:385-402. 2004..Most of them are currently studied in order to further demonstrate their potential benefit on a long-term basis, in large cohort of patients and using hard clinical endpoints...
- Endocrine complications of neoplastic diseases in children and adolescentsH K Gleeson
Department of Endocrinology, Christie Hospital, Wilmslow Road, Withington, Manchester M20 4BX, UK
Curr Opin Pediatr 13:346-51. 2001....
- Drosophila melanogaster as a model system for drug discovery and pathway screeningSanjay Tickoo
Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge, UK
Curr Opin Pharmacol 2:555-60. 2002....
- Endocrine and metabolic deficiencyGregory F Wu
Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3 E Gates Building, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Ophthalmol Clin North Am 17:427-34, vii. 2004....
- [The numbers of patients with endocrine disorders are increasing. Who will be responsible for them in the future?]Mann Klaus
Klinik fur Endokrinologie, Universitatsklinikum Essen
MMW Fortschr Med 148:25-6. 2006
- Critical issues in endocrinologyPhilip A Goldberg
Section of Endocrinology, Yale University School of Medicine, TMP 534, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
Clin Chest Med 24:583-606, vi. 2003..Other endocrine issues that are related to intensive care, such as intensive insulin therapy, relative adrenal insufficiency, and thyroid function test abnormalities are also covered in detail...
- A prospective cohort study of late sequelae of pediatric allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantationWing Leung
Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
Medicine (Baltimore) 86:215-24. 2007..2%, and male hypogonadism 20.3%. Coexistence of multiple late sequelae was common in HSCT survivors. Our findings provide a basis for more effective patient counseling, optimal surveillance, and early intervention...
- [Hormone therapies in pregnancy]G A Tommaselli
Dipartimento di Ginecologia, Ostetricia e Fisiopatologia della Riproduzione Umana, Universita Degli Studi Di Napoli, Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Minerva Ginecol 54:145-50. 2002..In this review, the incidence of the main endocrine disorders, their evolution during pregnancy, their effects on mothers and fetuses and new acquisition on the treatment during pregnancy are discussed...
- Endothelial dysfunction in endocrine diseaseT A Abdu
Dept of Medicine, School of Postgraduate Medicine, Keele University, Staffordshire, ST4 7QB, Keele, UK
Trends Endocrinol Metab 12:257-65. 2001....
- Hypothalamic dysfunction and neuroendocrine and metabolic alterations in Huntington's disease: clinical consequences and therapeutic implicationsN A Aziz
Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
Rev Neurosci 18:223-51. 2007....
- Endocrine and growth features in childhood craniopharyngioma: a mono-institutional studyEliana di Battista
Auxoendocrinological Centre, Paediatric Department, University of Genoa, School of Medicine, Italy
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 19:431-7. 2006..To evaluate growth and endocrine features in children with craniopharyngioma who were treated and followed up by a single institution between 1976 and 2004...
- Late sequela after treatment of childhood low-grade gliomas: a retrospective analysis of 69 long-term survivors treated between 1983 and 2003Martin Benesch
Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
J Neurooncol 78:199-205. 2006..As long-term survival is excellent in patients with low-grade gliomas except for tumors located in the brainstem, future treatment studies should focus on avoiding long-term late effects...
- Nonmalignant late effects after allogeneic stem cell transplantationGerard Socie
Hematology Stem Cell Transplantation, Hopital Saint Louis, Paris, France
Blood 101:3373-85. 2003
- Definable somatic disorders in overweight children and adolescentsThomas Reinehr
Vestische Hospital for Children and Adolescents, University of Witten Herdecke, Datteln, Germany
J Pediatr 150:618-22, 622.e1-5. 2007..To analyze the frequencies and clinical presentation of definable somatic disorders in children who are overweight...
- Atypical psychotropic medications and their adverse effects: a review for the African-American primary care physicianRahn Kennedy Bailey
University of Texas Medical School at Houston, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 95:137-44. 2003..A particular focus will address the increasing concern that these new medications can produce hyperglycemia and diabetes mellitus...
- Late-effects among survivors of leukaemia and lymphoma during childhood and adolescenceLeslie L Robison
Division of Pediatric Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of Minnesota Cancer Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Br J Haematol 122:345-59. 2003
- Long-term endocrine effects of cancer treatment: experience of the Royal Children's Hospital, MelbourneR Hameed
Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
J Paediatr Child Health 41:36-42. 2005..To evaluate the frequency and degree of severity of endocrine late effects in patients treated for childhood cancer and to assess the value of the late effects clinic for continued monitoring of these patients...
- Posterior ocular malformations in children: somatic, neuroradiological and cognitive aspectsK Tear Fahnehjelm
Department of Clinical Science, Division of Paediatric Ophthalmology, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Acta Paediatr 92:301-8. 2003..To investigate associated neurological, endocrinological and cognitive dysfunctions in children with visual impairment caused by optic nerve hypoplasia or optic nerve/fundus coloboma and/or microphthalmus...
- Endocrine and cardiovascular late effects among adult survivors of childhood brain tumors: Childhood Cancer Survivor StudyJames G Gurney
Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Cancer 97:663-73. 2003....
- Pesticides and childrenVincent F Garry
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology and Program in Toxicology, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 198:152-63. 2004..The level of consensus among these studies is examined. Current concerns regarding neurobehavioral toxicity and endocrine disruption in juxtaposition to the relative paucity of toxicant mechanism-based studies of children are explored...
- Sexual symptoms in endocrine diseases: psychosomatic perspectivesGiancarlo Balercia
Endocrinology, Andrology Unit, Department of Clinical Medicine and Applied Biotechnologies, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
Psychother Psychosom 76:134-40. 2007..may have a greater or lesser effect on sexual function...
- Endocrine abnormalities in patients with frontoethmoidal encephalomeningocele. A preliminary studyS Wacharasindhu
Endocrine Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Horm Res 64:64-7. 2005..Frontoethmoidal encephalomeningocele (FEEM) is a congenital neural tube defect which is more common in Southeast Asia. Its etiology is unknown. No one has ever reported endocrine abnormalities in this condition...
- Gender differences in GAD antibody-positive diabetes mellitus in relation to age at onset, C-peptide and other endocrine autoimmune diseasesEero Lindholm
Department of Endocrinology, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
Diabetes Metab Res Rev 20:158-64. 2004....
- Craniopharyngioma radiotherapy: endocrine and cognitive effectsThomas E Merchant
Division of Radiation Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 North Lauderdale Street, Memphis, TN 38104, USA
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 19:439-46. 2006..Early and accurate evaluation of these functions should be considered for all patients to provide parents and caregivers with the information necessary to plan intervention and mitigate the consequences of tumor and treatment...
- Updates in pediatric endocrinologyManmohan K Kamboj
Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University, Section of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Nationwide Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Drive ED425, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
Adolesc Med State Art Rev 24:108-32, xii. 2013....
- Phenotypic subgroups of polycystic ovary syndrome have different intra-renal resistance symptomsCeylan F Ciftci
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Konya, Turkey
Ginekol Pol 83:910-5. 2012..In this study we examined whether PCOS subgroups have different intra-renal resistance symptoms...
- Metabolic syndrome and endocrine dysfunctions after HSCT in childrenRajinder Bajwa
Department of Hematology Oncology BMT, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
Pediatr Transplant 16:872-8. 2012..05). Uniform diagnostic criteria for MS and close follow-up after transplant are important for the early diagnosis and management of these late effects, thereby improving the overall quality of life of these patients...
- Common endocrine issues in the pediatric intensive care unitAmélie von Saint André-von Arnim
Seattle Children s Hospital, University of Washington School of Medicine, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
Crit Care Clin 29:335-58. 2013..Severe deficiency or excess of thyroid hormone both represent life-threatening disease, which must be treated expeditiously and thoroughly. Such deficiencies must be considered, because presentation may be nonspecific...
- Pattern of non-communicable diseases among medical admissions in Port Harcourt, NigeriaC N Unachukwu
Department of Medicine, University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Nigeria
Niger J Clin Pract 11:14-7. 2008..To determine the pattern of non-communicable diseases in the medical wards of the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), over four consecutive years (June 2000 to June 2004)...
- Long-term effects of treatments for childhood cancersJorge A Alvarez
Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 19:23-31. 2007..We selectively review the negative late cardiac, endocrine, and neurological effects of childhood cancer and its treatments and comment on current research and recommendations for the care of long-term survivors of childhood cancer...
- Celiac disease and the endocrinologist: a diagnostic opportunityArthur H Fisher
Endocrinology and Diabetes Associates of Long Island, Rockville Centre, New York 11570, USA
Endocr Pract 14:381-8. 2008..To review the association of celiac disease and various endocrine disorders and present the related clinical experience of a 3-physician adult endocrinology practice...
- Autoimmune polyendocrinopathy associated with ring chromosome 18Nina Jain
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, CB 7039, 3341 MBRB, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 703, USA
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 24:847-50. 2011..3-18pter). Although this unique association of autoimmune polyglandular endocrinopathy with ring chromosome 18 could be coincidental, we speculate that a gene or genes on chromosome 18 might play a role in the autoimmune process...
- Medical comorbidity affects antidepressant treatment response in patients with melancholic depressionK Pohle
Department of Psychiatry, University of Muenster, Muenster, Germany
Psychother Psychosom 78:359-63. 2009..This study aimed at the impact of medical comorbidity (MC) on response to antidepressant treatment over 6 weeks in diagnostic subtypes of patients with major depressive episode (MDE)...
- Medical disorders and their effects on sleepTeofilo L Lee-Chiong
National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street, Room J232, Denver, CO 80206, USA
Respir Care Clin N Am 12:55-69, viii. 2006..More than one sleep pathology may be present in a particular patient, and these disorders may interact to increase the severity or prolong the duration of sleep disturbance...
- Genomics in pediatric endocrinology--genetic disorders and new techniquesAlfred Tenore
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics DPMSC, University of Udine School of Medicine, Padiglione Petracco, Piazzale S M della Misericordia, 33100, Udine, Italy
Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 38:471-90. 2009..This article introduces some of these concepts and some of the genetic techniques being used...
- Aetiology and pathogenesis of IUGRSrividhya Sankaran
Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7EH, UK
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 23:765-77. 2009..While the research into the pathophysiology of IUGR continues, there have been interesting discoveries related to the genetic contribution to IUGR and the intrauterine programming of adult-onset diseases attributed to IUGR...
- Multiple endocrine diseases in cats: 15 cases (1997-2008)Shauna L Blois
Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College Teaching Hospital, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
J Feline Med Surg 12:637-42. 2010..A mean of 25.7 months elapsed between diagnoses of the first and second endocrine disorder, but this was variable. This study suggests the occurrence of multiple endocrine disorders is uncommon in cats...
- Neuroendocrine dysfunction in fibromyalgia and migraineMarcelo Moraes Valenca
Instituto Israelita deEnsino e Pesquisa Hospital Albert Einstein, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Curr Pain Headache Rep 13:358-64. 2009..Understanding their mechanisms will help to establish new treatment strategies for treating these disabling brain disorders...
- Endocrinopathy, vision, headache, and recurrence after transsphenoidal surgery for Rathke cleft cystsScott D Wait
Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
Neurosurgery 67:837-43; discussion 843. 2010..Rathke cleft cyst can enlarge and become symptomatic...
- Extracellular matrix and cell signalling: the dynamic cooperation of integrin, proteoglycan and growth factor receptorSoo Hyun Kim
Division of Biomedical Sciences, St George s Medical School, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
J Endocrinol 209:139-51. 2011....
- Medical history screening for thrombophilic risk: is this adequate?Waltraud Eggert-Kruse
Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Women s Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Fertil Steril 95:1917-21. 2011..To evaluate the reliability of medical history taken before hormonal medication administration to identify women with an increased risk for thromboembolic events detected by laboratory screening...
- Chiari malformation type I: related conditionsRuth Mary Desouza
Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Coventry and Warwickshire, UK
Neurol Res 33:278-84. 2011..Identifying the relationship between CMI and these associated disorders may allow greater understanding of CMI etiology and potentially inform CMI management...
- Associations among hypospadias, cryptorchidism, anogenital distance, and endocrine disruptionMichael H Hsieh
Scott Department of Urology, Texas Children s Hospital, Clinical Care Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Suite 660, 6621 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Curr Urol Rep 9:137-42. 2008..Hence, human hypospadias and cryptorchidism may be associated with reduced anogenital distance as a result of endocrine disruption...
- Upregulated expression of PDGF receptor beta in endocrine pancreatic tumors and metastases compared to normal endocrine pancreasMarie Louise Fjällskog
Department of Oncology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
Acta Oncol 46:741-6. 2007..This is also true for PDGFR beta expression in the corresponding stroma. We suggest that new therapeutic options to inhibit the growth and spread of EPTs could include targeting of PDGFR beta...
- Pruritus in systemic disease: mechanisms and managementLawrence Etter
Division of Dermatology, Center for Aesthetic Services, Duke University Medical Center, 1300 Morreene Road, Durham, NC 27705, USA
Dermatol Clin 20:459-72, vi-vii. 2002....
- 11th International Congress of EndocrinologyP J Fuller
Prince Henry s Institute of Medical Research, Clayton, Vic, Australia
Expert Opin Investig Drugs 10:569-76. 2001..With five concurrent symposia and two concurrent orals each morning and afternoon of the four days, any omissions reflect not on the topic or its importance but on this reviewer's inability to be in more than one place at once!..
- [Pathological cataracts in systemic diseases]Catalina Corbu
Oftalmologia 49:50-3. 2005..To show the physiopathological mechanisms which determines the appearance of the pathological cataract and types of cataract and clinical manifestations of the systemic disease and operative complications...
- Myths about endocrine disruption and the male reproductive system should not be propagatedMike Joffe
Hum Reprod 17:520-3. 2002
- Endocrine manifestations of craniopharyngiomaIsil Halac
Division of Endocrinology, Children s Memorial Hospital, 2300 Children s Plaza, P O Box 54, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
Childs Nerv Syst 21:640-8. 2005..After treatment, these impairments can become a major cause of morbidity and mortality...
- Mechanism of Myostatin ActionShalendar Bhasin; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Staging Reproductive Aging in Four Cohorts: Issues of Hormone Use Spotting BiasSioban Harlow; Fiscal Year: 2007..Results will facilitate clinical decision making for women and providers relevant to contraception, symptomatic treatment and preventive therapy. ..
- Mitochondria and surgical myopreservation in agingArshad Jahangir; Fiscal Year: 2006..This is especially relevant for cardiac surgery in the elderly, with the ultimate goal of limiting post-bypass pump failure. ..
- Staging Reproductive Aging in Four Cohorts: Issues of Hormone Use Spotting BiasSioban Harlow; Fiscal Year: 2009..Results will facilitate clinical decision making for women and providers relevant to contraception, symptomatic treatment and preventive therapy. ..
- Role of 5-alpha Reductase in Testosterone ActionsShalendar Bhasin; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Mechanisms of Testosterone Effects on Body CompositionShalendar Bhasin; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- TESTOSTERONE SUPPLEMENTATION FOR MEN WITH SARCOPENIAShalendar Bhasin; Fiscal Year: 2007..The study will provide unique information about the effectiveness of a rational, but hitherto unproven therapeutic strategy, for older men with sarcopenia who are at increased risk of disability. ..
- Function and structure of pendrin in thyroid cellsPeter Kopp; Fiscal Year: 2007..These studies will provide fundamental insights into the (patho)physiology of this novel anion transporter that has important functions in the thyroid, the kidney and the inner ear. ..
- Zinc and Bone Metabolism in ThalassemiaEllen Fung; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- TESTOSTERONE REPLACEMENT & PHYSICAL FUNCTION IN HIV+MENShalender Bhasin; Fiscal Year: 2005..This study should help identify a therapeutic intervention that might improve physical function in HIV-infected men with weight loss, and enhance our understanding of the mechanisms by which testosterone stimulates muscle accretion. ..
- Testosterone:Physical Function in Men on HemodialysisShalender Bhasin; Fiscal Year: 2004..Therefore, if successful, this study should help identify a therapeutic intervention that might improve physical function and reduce disability in men with end stage renal disease. ..
- Antileukemic effort of NK cells in HCT for pediatric AMLWing Leung; Fiscal Year: 2007..Our goal is to optimize the pairing of unrelated donors and recipients of HCT, thereby improving survival of pediatric patients with AML who typically have a poor prognosis. ..
- Optimizing Protein Intake in Older Americans with Mobility LimitationsSHALENDAR contact BHASIN; Fiscal Year: 2010..This issue has enormous public health and policy implications for older Americans. ..
- Antileukemic effort of NK cells in HCT for pediatric AMLWing Leung; Fiscal Year: 2010..Our goal is to optimize the pairing of unrelated donors and recipients of HCT, thereby improving survival of pediatric patients with AML who typically have a poor prognosis. ..
- Population-Based Reference Ranges for TestosteroneVASAN S RAMACHANDRAN; Fiscal Year: 2010..These steps will facilitate the development of rational criteria for classifying men into androgen-deficient and androgen-replete categories. ..
- Human Senescence and CardioprotectionArshad Jahangir; Fiscal Year: 2010..This information is of high public health interest, since cardiovascular diseases continue to be the leading cause of disability in the elderly. ..
- Mechanism of Myostatin ActionShalendar Bhasin; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Mechanisms of Testosterone ActionShalendar Bhasin; Fiscal Year: 2010..The proposed project also provides an outstanding opportunity to further our understanding of hormonal regulation of stem cell differentiation and cell fate. ..
- Testosterone Modulation of Response to Phosphodiesterase InhibitorsShalendar Bhasin; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Population-Based Reference Ranges for TestosteroneShalendar Bhasin; Fiscal Year: 2009..These steps will facilitate the development of rational criteria for classifying men into androgen-deficient and androgen-replete categories. ..
- Function and structure of pendrin in thyroid cellsPeter Kopp; Fiscal Year: 2003..These studies will provide fundamental insights into the (patho) physiology of this novel anion transporter that has important functions in the thyroid, the kidney and the inner ear. ..
- SARCOPENIA--TESTOSTERONE DOSE RESPONSE IN OLDER MENShalender Bhasin; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- CONTROL OF FIBROBLAST REPLICATION BY IGF-IDavid Clemmons; Fiscal Year: 1991..The results of these studies should provide basic information that is necessary to construct valid hypotheses regarding the role of growth factors in the response to injury and cellular aging...
- A study of Model Beta-cells in Diabetes TreatmentNicholas Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2007..Proposed experiments are founded on strong preliminary data and we are confident that they will pave the way for further imaging studies in tissue engineering. ..
- Evaluation of Cardiovascular Outcomes Among Childhood Cancer SurvivorsMelissa Hudson; Fiscal Year: 2009..We expect the intervention to increase childhood cancer survivors' CV screening adherence, and therefore potentially significantly modify the morbidity and mortality of CV disease in this at-risk population. ..
- MECHANISMS BY WHICH IGF-I STIMULATES SMOOTH MUSCLE CELLSDavid Clemmons; Fiscal Year: 2007..The results may suggest novel strategies for interfering with these processes to alter the progression of atherosclerosis. ..