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Research & Reviews  400 results

Hypogonadism Clinical Presentation
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/922038-clinical

Aug 3rd, 2022 - History Males and females For both males and females with hypogonadism, determining whether evidence of a genital abnormality is present at birth or determining the timing and extent of puberty is important. In addition, because Kallmann syndrome ...

Effect of Metformin on Adrenal or Ovarian Androgen Production in Overweight Pubertal Girls With Androgen Excess
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01422746

Jul 29th, 2022 - This study will test whether metformin administration can ameliorate androgen (male hormone) overproduction in overweight pubertal girls with androgen excess. The investigators hypothesize that improvement in insulin sensitivity by 12 weeks of met...

Effect of Spironolactone on Adrenal or Ovarian Androgen Production in Overweight Pubertal Girls With Androgen Excess
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01422759

Jul 29th, 2022 - This study will test whether spironolactone administration can ameliorate androgen (male hormone) overproduction in overweight pubertal girls with androgen excess. The investigators hypothesize that reduction in P450c17alpha overactivity and andro...

Does Treatment of Androgen Excess Using Spironolactone Improve Ovulatory Rates in Girls With Androgen Excess?
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04075149

Jul 29th, 2022 - This is a non-randomized, clinical pilot study testing whether 16 weeks of spironolactone improves ovulation rates in post-menarcheal girls with androgen excess. The investigators will recruit girls ages 13-19 with clinical or biochemical androgen...

Natural History Study of Patients With Excess Androgen
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00250159

Jul 7th, 2022 - Androgen excess in childhood results in pseudoprecocious puberty, accelerated childhood growth with premature epiphyseal fusion, adult short stature, and unknown metabolic and psychological perturbations. Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) and f...

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Guidelines  5 results

Female Pattern Hair Loss and Androgen Excess: A Report From the Multidisciplinary Andro...
https://doi.org/10.1210/jc.2018-02548
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Carmina E, Azziz R et. al.

Feb 21st, 2019 - To determine the current state of knowledge and provide evidence-based recommendations that could be valid for all specialists taking care of female pattern hair loss (FPHL), a common form of hair loss in women that is characterized by the reducti...

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS, AMERICAN COLLEGE OF ENDOCRINOLOGY, A...
https://doi.org/10.4158/EP15748.DSCPT2
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American Col... Goodman NF, Cobin RH et. al.

Dec 8th, 2015 - Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is recognized as the most common endocrine disorder of reproductive-aged women around the world. This document, produced by the collaboration of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and the Androge...

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS, AMERICAN COLLEGE OF ENDOCRINOLOGY, A...
https://doi.org/10.4158/EP15748.DSC
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American Col... Goodman NF, Cobin RH et. al.

Oct 29th, 2015 - Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is recognized as the most common endocrine disorder of reproductive-aged women around the world. This document, produced by the collaboration of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and the ...

The polycystic ovary syndrome: a position statement from the European Society of Endocr...
https://doi.org/10.1530/EJE-14-0253
European Journal of Endocrinology; Conway G, Dewailly D et. al.

May 23rd, 2014 - Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the most common ovarian disorder associated with androgen excess in women, which justifies the growing interest of endocrinologists. Great efforts have been made in the last 2 decades to define the syndrome. The...

Epidemiology, diagnosis and management of hirsutism: a consensus statement by the Andro...
https://doi.org/10.1093/humupd/dmr042
Human Reproduction Update; Escobar-Morreale HF, Carmina E et. al.

Nov 9th, 2011 - Hirsutism, defined by the presence of excessive terminal hair in androgen-sensitive areas of the female body, is one of the most common disorders in women during reproductive age. We conducted a systematic review and critical assessment of the ava...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  51 results

Effect of Metformin on Adrenal or Ovarian Androgen Production in Overweight Pubertal Girls With Androgen Excess
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01422746

Jul 29th, 2022 - This study will test whether metformin administration can ameliorate androgen (male hormone) overproduction in overweight pubertal girls with androgen excess. The investigators hypothesize that improvement in insulin sensitivity by 12 weeks of met...

Effect of Spironolactone on Adrenal or Ovarian Androgen Production in Overweight Pubertal Girls With Androgen Excess
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01422759

Jul 29th, 2022 - This study will test whether spironolactone administration can ameliorate androgen (male hormone) overproduction in overweight pubertal girls with androgen excess. The investigators hypothesize that reduction in P450c17alpha overactivity and andro...

Does Treatment of Androgen Excess Using Spironolactone Improve Ovulatory Rates in Girls With Androgen Excess?
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04075149

Jul 29th, 2022 - This is a non-randomized, clinical pilot study testing whether 16 weeks of spironolactone improves ovulation rates in post-menarcheal girls with androgen excess. The investigators will recruit girls ages 13-19 with clinical or biochemical androgen...

Natural History Study of Patients With Excess Androgen
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00250159

Jul 7th, 2022 - Androgen excess in childhood results in pseudoprecocious puberty, accelerated childhood growth with premature epiphyseal fusion, adult short stature, and unknown metabolic and psychological perturbations. Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) and f...

The Effect of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome on the Embryo Morphokinetics ( PCOS )
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05438355

Jul 6th, 2022 - Method: A consecutive cohort of 153 infertile women attending In vitro fertilization (IVF) or Intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) treatment at Shanghai Ji Ai G-IVF institute was requited from March 2021 to December 2021. During the period, co...

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News  72 results

Can the Ketogenic Diet Treat Polycystic Ovary Syndrome? 
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/975737

Jun 16th, 2022 - MADRID — During the International Scientific Symposium "New Frontiers in Scientific Research" that recently took place in Barcelona, specialists analyzed the role of the very-low-calorie ketogenic diet. This analysis was in relation to three comor...

Recent unintended weight loss
https://www.mdedge.com/type-2-diabetes-challenge-center/article/253946/type-2-diabetes/recent-unintended-weight-loss

Apr 21st, 2022 - PCOS is most often defined according to the Rotterdam criteria, which stipulate that at least two of the following be present: irregular ovulation, biochemical/clinical hyperandrogenism, and polycystic ovaries (seen in the MRI scan above). Insulin.

NAFLD Risk Higher for Women With Long or Irregular Menstrual Cycles
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalhepatology/97472

Mar 3rd, 2022 - Abnormal periods may put young women at a higher risk for developing nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), a Korean study suggested. Among 72,092 premenopausal women under the age of 40, long or irregular menstrual cycles were linked to a 22% ...

Birth Control Pills May Curb PCOS-Related Diabetes Risk
https://www.medpagetoday.com/endocrinology/diabetes/95053

Oct 14th, 2021 - Certain oral contraceptives were associated with a lower risk for type 2 diabetes and prediabetes in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), according to a retrospective, population-based study. An analysis of 64,051 women with PCOS found an ...

Women With PCOS at Increased Risk for COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947684

Mar 18th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) face an almost 30% increased risk for COVID-19 compared with unaffected women, even after adjusting fo...

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