Christine Wohlfahrt-Veje

Summary

Affiliation: Copenhagen University Hospital
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. doi Testicular dysgenesis syndrome: foetal origin of adult reproductive problems
    Christine Wohlfahrt-Veje
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:459-65. 2009
  2. doi Acquired cryptorchidism is frequent in infancy and childhood
    Christine Wohlfahrt-Veje
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, GR 5064 Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Androl 32:423-8. 2009
  3. doi Smaller genitals at school age in boys whose mothers were exposed to non-persistent pesticides in early pregnancy
    C Wohlfahrt-Veje
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Int J Androl 35:265-72. 2012
  4. doi Early breast development in girls after prenatal exposure to non-persistent pesticides
    C Wohlfahrt-Veje
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Androl 35:273-82. 2012
  5. pmc Lower birth weight and increased body fat at school age in children prenatally exposed to modern pesticides: a prospective study
    Christine Wohlfahrt-Veje
    University Dept, of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Environ Health 10:79. 2011
  6. doi Pubertal Onset in Boys and Girls Is Influenced by Pubertal Timing of Both Parents
    Christine Wohlfahrt-Veje
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark and International Center for Research and Research Training in Endocrine Disruption of Male Reproduction and Child Health EDMaRC, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 101:2667-74. 2016
  7. doi Uterine volume and endometrial thickness in healthy girls evaluated by ultrasound (3-dimensional) and magnetic resonance imaging
    Casper P Hagen
    Department of Growth and Reproduction, Endocrine Disruption of Male Reproduction and Child Health, Rigshospitalet, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Electronic address
    Fertil Steril 104:452-9.e2. 2015
  8. doi Validity of self-assessment of pubertal maturation
    Anna R Rasmussen
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Pediatrics 135:86-93. 2015
  9. doi Determination of adrenal volume by MRI in healthy children: associations with age, body size, pubertal stage and serum levels of adrenal androgens
    Annette Mouritsen
    Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 81:183-9. 2014
  10. doi The 2014 Danish references from birth to 20 years for height, weight and body mass index
    Jeanette Tinggaard
    Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Paediatr 103:214-24. 2014

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Publications14

  1. doi Testicular dysgenesis syndrome: foetal origin of adult reproductive problems
    Christine 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...
  2. doi Acquired cryptorchidism is frequent in infancy and childhood
    Christine 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...
  3. doi Smaller genitals at school age in boys whose mothers were exposed to non-persistent pesticides in early pregnancy
    C 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...
  4. doi Early breast development in girls after prenatal exposure to non-persistent pesticides
    C 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...
  5. pmc Lower birth weight and increased body fat at school age in children prenatally exposed to modern pesticides: a prospective study
    Christine 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...
  6. doi Pubertal Onset in Boys and Girls Is Influenced by Pubertal Timing of Both Parents
    Christine Wohlfahrt-Veje
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark and International Center for Research and Research Training in Endocrine Disruption of Male Reproduction and Child Health EDMaRC, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 101:2667-74. 2016
    ..Epidemiological evidence on maternal and paternal heritability of the wide normal variation within pubertal timing is sparse...
  7. doi Uterine volume and endometrial thickness in healthy girls evaluated by ultrasound (3-dimensional) and magnetic resonance imaging
    Casper P Hagen
    Department of Growth and Reproduction, Endocrine Disruption of Male Reproduction and Child Health, Rigshospitalet, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Electronic address
    Fertil Steril 104:452-9.e2. 2015
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  8. doi Validity of self-assessment of pubertal maturation
    Anna R Rasmussen
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Pediatrics 135:86-93. 2015
    ..Studies of adolescents often use self-assessment of pubertal maturation, the reliability of which has shown conflicting results. We aimed to examine the reliability of child and parent assessments of healthy boys and girls...
  9. doi Determination of adrenal volume by MRI in healthy children: associations with age, body size, pubertal stage and serum levels of adrenal androgens
    Annette Mouritsen
    Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 81:183-9. 2014
    ..Adrenal disorders such as congenital adrenal hyperplasia result in abnormal adrenal size and morphology, but little is known about the clinical value of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in determining adrenal volume...
  10. doi The 2014 Danish references from birth to 20 years for height, weight and body mass index
    Jeanette Tinggaard
    Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Paediatr 103:214-24. 2014
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  11. doi The physiology and timing of male puberty
    Jeanette 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...
  12. pmc Prenatal Triclosan Exposure and Anthropometric Measures Including Anogenital Distance in Danish Infants
    Tina Harmer Lassen
    Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Environ Health Perspect 124:1261-8. 2016
    ..TCS is suspected of having endocrine-disrupting properties, but few human studies have examined the developmental effects of prenatal TCS exposure...
  13. doi Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins, furans, and biphenyls (PCDDs/PCDFs and PCBs) in breast milk and early childhood growth and IGF1
    Christine 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). ..
  14. doi Interaction between paraoxonase 1 polymorphism and prenatal pesticide exposure on metabolic markers in children using a multiplex approach
    Anne Jørgensen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Reprod Toxicol 51:22-30. 2015
    ..These findings support our previous results of an adverse cardio-metabolic risk profile associated with prenatal pesticide exposure in children with the PON1 192 R-allele. ..