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Research & Reviews  413 results

Combining metabolomics and machine learning models as a tool to distinguish non-classic...
https://doi.org/10.1093/humrep/deac254
Human Reproduction (Oxford, England); Bachelot G, Bachelot A et. al.

Nov 26th, 2022 - Can a combination of metabolomic signature and machine learning (ML) models distinguish nonclassic 21-hydroxylase deficiency (NC21OHD) from polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) without adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) testing? A single sampling met...

Approach to Investigation of Hyperandrogenism in a Postmenopausal Woman.
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgac673
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Hirschberg AL

Nov 22nd, 2022 - Postmenopausal hyperandrogenism is a condition caused by relative or absolute androgen excess originating from the ovaries and/or the adrenal glands. Hirsutism, i.e., increased terminal hair growth in androgen-dependent areas of the body, is consi...

Severe intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy due to a Sertoli-Leydig cell tumour in a w...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9628039
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; Yun F, Fu L et. al.

Nov 4th, 2022 - Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP) is a common gestational complication characterized by pruritus and elevated bile acids, usually occurring in the third trimester when the serum estrogen and progesterone levels are highest. Hyperandrogen...

Innovations in surgery to perform an ovarian drilling.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogoh.2022.102499
Journal of Gynecology Obstetrics and Human Reproduction; Jegaden M, Rullaud M et. al.

Nov 4th, 2022 - Ovarian drilling is a surgical technique for patients with dysovulatory polycystic ovarian syndrome. It is proposed as a second-line treatment in case of failure of medical treatment with Clomiphene citrate, Metformin or Letrozole. The 2020 Cochra...

Ovarian steroid cell tumors, not otherwise specified: analysis of nine cases with a lit...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9623933
BMC Endocrine Disorders; Lin M, Bao K et. al.

Nov 2nd, 2022 - Ovarian steroid cell tumors (SCTs), not otherwise specified (NOS), are rare, with few large studies. The purpose of this study was to analyze the clinical features, prognosis, and treatment choices for these patients of different age groups. This ...

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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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Drugs  4 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  51 results

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

Oct 14th, 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...

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...

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...

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  75 results

Emerging Neuroendocrine Involvement Driving Research in PCOS
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/980292

Sep 6th, 2022 - Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) affects an estimated 8%-13% of women, and yet "it has been quite a black box for many years," as Margo Hudson, MD, an assistant professor of endocrinology, diabetes, and hypertension at Harvard Medical School, Bost...

Hormonal therapy a safe, long term option for older women with recalcitrant acne
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/257514/acne/hormonal-therapy-safe-long-term-option-older-women-recalcitrant-acne
Doug Brunk

Aug 31st, 2022 - PORTLAND, ORE. – During her dermatology residency training at the University of California, Irvine, Medical Center, Jenny Murase, MD, remembers hearing a colleague say that her most angry patients of the day were adult women with recalcitrant acne.

State of the science in PCOS: Emerging neuroendocrine involvement driving research
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/257387/reproductive-endocrinology/state-science-pcos-emerging-neuroendocrine
Tara Haelle

Aug 26th, 2022 - Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) affects an estimated 8%-13% of women, and yet “it has been quite a black box for many years,” as Margo Hudson, MD, an assistant professor of endocrinology, diabetes, and hypertension at Harvard Medical School, Bost.

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.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →