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Research & Reviews  659 results

Hepatopulmonary syndrome as the first and only manifestation of cirrhosis in a patient ...
BMJ Case Reports; Alabsawy E, Serry Y et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Hepatopulmonary syndrome (HPS) is characterised by the development of intrapulmonary arteriovenous blood shunts and vascular dilatation with consequent hypoxaemia, usually in the context of end-stage liver disease (ESLD). The estimated incidence o...

An Unusual Case of Hypopituitarism as an Adverse Effect of Vandetanib and Remission of ...
Oncology Research and Treatment; García-Moreno RM, Moreno-Domínguez Ó et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Tyrosine kinase inhibitors have been a breakthrough in the treatment of advanced medullary thyroid cancer (MTC), and they can prolong progression-free survival (PFS). A patient with MTC and metastatic spread to the lymph nodes, lungs, bones, breas...

Recent insights into the pathogenesis of autoimmune hypophysitis.
Expert Review of Clinical Immunology; Frasca F, Piticchio T et. al.

Sep 1st, 2021 - Hypophysitis is an inflammation of the pituitary gland and a rare case of hypopituitarism. Despite the expanding spectrum of histological variants and causative agents, its pathogenesis is far to be fully understood. The present review is focused ...

COVID-19 and hypopituitarism.
Reviews in Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders; Frara S, Loli P et. al.

Aug 14th, 2021 - Besides the pulmonary manifestations caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), an emerging endocrine phenotype, which can heavily impact on the severity of the syndrome, has been recently associated with corona...

Pituitary microadenoma with hypopituitarism presenting as hyponatremia.
BMJ Case Reports; Manappallil RG, Veetil PP et. al.

Aug 13th, 2021 - The incidence of pituitary adenoma has been increasing these days. Majority of the cases are incidental findings on imaging; and these patients may be asymptomatic without any laboratory abnormalities. However, a non-functional sellar mass can ini...

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Guidelines  5 results

Management of immune-related adverse events in endocrine organs induced by immune check...
Endocrine Journal; Arima H, Iwama S et. al.

Jun 28th, 2019 - Immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) have become a promising treatment for advanced malignancies. However, these drugs can induce immune-related adverse events (irAEs) in several organs, including skin, gastrointestinal tract, liver, muscle, nerve,...

Hormonal Replacement in Hypopituitarism in Adults: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practi...
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Fleseriu M, Hashim IA et. al.

Nov 5th, 2016 - To formulate clinical practice guidelines for hormonal replacement in hypopituitarism in adults. The participants include an Endocrine Society-appointed Task Force of six experts, a methodologist, and a medical writer. The American Association for...

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guideline on Pri...
Neurosurgery Lucas JW, Bodach ME et. al.

Sep 17th, 2016 - Nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas (NFPAs) are among the most common pituitary lesions and may present clinically with vision loss and hypopituitarism. To characterize the existing literature as it pertains to the initial management of NFPAs. A sys...

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guideline for Pr...
Neurosurgery Fleseriu M, Bodach ME et. al.

Sep 17th, 2016 - Nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas (NFPAs) are among the most common pituitary lesions and may present with hypopituitarism and/or hyperprolactinemia. To review the existing literature as it pertains to preoperative endocrine assessment in the work...

Pituitary incidentaloma: an endocrine society clinical practice guideline.
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Freda PU, Beckers AM et. al.

Apr 9th, 2011 - The aim was to formulate practice guidelines for endocrine evaluation and treatment of pituitary incidentalomas. Consensus was guided by systematic reviews of evidence and discussions through a series of conference calls and e-mails and one in-per...

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News  33 results

Patients on Steroids With COVID-19 Might Need Rescue Steroids

Apr 3rd, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's  Coronavirus Resource Center. Endocrinologists have underlined the importance that physicians consider "a stress dose" of glucocorticoids in the event of severe COVID-19 infec...

Chronic blistering rash on hands
MDedge Family Medicine;

Nov 7th, 2019 - Pseudoporphyria has a similar presentation to PCT but with no abnormalities in porphyrin metabolism. Risk factors include UV radiation exposure; use of medications such as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, diuretics, and retinoids; chronic ren.

Pituitary Hormones Should Be 'Restored to Healthy Levels'

Oct 20th, 2016 - Patients with hypopituitarism should have their hormone levels restored as close to physiologic levels as possible, while taking into account potential interactions between hormones and other medications, say new guidelines on diagnosing and manag...

Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Depression?

Jan 20th, 2016 - Neuroimaging can help clarify the nature of the neurologic illness that may produce psychiatric symptoms, but these studies are costly and may be of questionable value in patients without discrete neurologic deficits. CT scanning or MRI of the bra...

AACE: Endocrine treatment of childhood cancer survivors needs improvement
Deepak Chitnis

Jun 2nd, 2015 - NASHVILLE – Endocrinologists dealing with adult patients who survived cancer during childhood should ensure that they have an adequate understanding of the elevated risk that such patients are at for various endocrine conditions, such as hypogonad.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →