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ALLMedicine™ Hirsutism Center

Research & Reviews  1,265 results

Fifteen-minute consultation: The overweight teenage girl with acne.
https://doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2019-316846
Archives of Disease in Childhood. Education and Practice Edition; Gubbin J, Malbon K

Aug 30th, 2020 - Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine condition which often presents in adolescence. The symptoms and signs, which include obesity, acne, hirsutism and irregular menstrual periods, can have profound psychosocial, metabolic and rep...

Spironolactone in dermatology: uses in acne and beyond.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ced.14340
Clinical and Experimental Dermatology References; Searle TN, Al-Niaimi F et. al.

Aug 25th, 2020 - Spironolactone is a synthetic aldosterone receptor antagonist, with a role off-label in various dermatological conditions. Its antiandrogenic properties make it suitable for diseases in which excess androgen production results in unwanted and psyc...

Metformin versus the combined oral contraceptive pill for hirsutism, acne, and menstrua...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7437400
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Fraison E, Kostova E et. al.

Aug 14th, 2020 - Metformin has been proposed as possibly a safer and more effective long-term treatment than the oral contraceptive pill (OCP) in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). It is important to directly compare the efficacy and safety of metformin ...

Clinical Presentation and Diagnosis of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1097/GRF.0000000000000563
Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology; Lentscher JA, DeCHERNEY A

Jul 23rd, 2020 - Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrinopathy with many clinical manifestations. The effects on women's lives start at puberty and can last throughout her lifetime. Women frequently experience anovulatory menstrual cycles, infertil...

MENSTRUAL DISORDERS AND ANDROGEN-RELATED TRAITS IN YOUNG WOMEN WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES MEL...
https://doi.org/10.4158/EP-2020-0153
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists; Paschou SA, Vryonidou A et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2020 - Objective. To investigate possible causes of menstrual disorders and androgen-related traits in young women with T1DM. Patients and Methods. Fifty-three women with T1DM (duration 8.0±5.6 years), 41 women with PCOS and 51 controls matched for age (...

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Guidelines  15 results

Screening and Management of the Hyperandrogenic Adolescent
https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Adolescent-Health-Care/Screening-and-Management-of-the-Hyperandrogenic-Adolescent

Sep 23rd, 2019 - Although androgen excess can manifest in many ways, the most common and recognizable symptoms are hirsutism and acne. Reports of hirsutism and acne should be taken seriously because of their possible association with medical disorders, their subst...

Hirsutism in Women
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0801/p168.html

Jul 31st, 2019 - Hirsutism is the excessive growth of terminal hair in a typical male pattern in a female. It is often a sign of excessive androgen levels. Although many conditions can lead to hirsutism, polycystic ovary syndrome and idiopathic hyperandrogenism ac...

Evaluation and Treatment of Hirsutism in Premenopausal Women: An Endocrine Society Clinical ...
https://academic.oup.com/jcem/article/103/4/1233/4924418
Kathryn A. Martin

Mar 31st, 2018 - We suggest testing for elevated androgen levels in all women with an abnormal hirsutism score. We suggest against testing for elevated androgen levels in eumenorrheic women with unwanted local hair growth (i.

Evaluation and Treatment of Hirsutism in Premenopausal Women: An Endocrine Society Clin...
https://doi.org/10.1210/jc.2018-00241
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Martin KA, Anderson RR et. al.

Mar 9th, 2018 - To update the "Evaluation and Treatment of Hirsutism in Premenopausal Women: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline," published by the Endocrine Society in 2008. The participants include an Endocrine Society-appointed task force of seven...

No. 350-Hirsutism: Evaluation and Treatment.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2017.05.022
Journal of ObstEtrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal D'obstEtrique Et Gynecologie Du Canada : JOGC; Liu K, Motan T et. al.

Oct 30th, 2017 - To review the etiology, evaluation, and treatment of hirsutism. A thorough history and physical examination plus selected laboratory evaluations will confirm the diagnosis and direct treatment. Pharmacologic interventions can suppress ovarian or a...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,293 results

Fifteen-minute consultation: The overweight teenage girl with acne.
https://doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2019-316846
Archives of Disease in Childhood. Education and Practice Edition; Gubbin J, Malbon K

Aug 30th, 2020 - Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine condition which often presents in adolescence. The symptoms and signs, which include obesity, acne, hirsutism and irregular menstrual periods, can have profound psychosocial, metabolic and rep...

Spironolactone in dermatology: uses in acne and beyond.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ced.14340
Clinical and Experimental Dermatology References; Searle TN, Al-Niaimi F et. al.

Aug 25th, 2020 - Spironolactone is a synthetic aldosterone receptor antagonist, with a role off-label in various dermatological conditions. Its antiandrogenic properties make it suitable for diseases in which excess androgen production results in unwanted and psyc...

Metformin versus the combined oral contraceptive pill for hirsutism, acne, and menstrua...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7437400
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Fraison E, Kostova E et. al.

Aug 14th, 2020 - Metformin has been proposed as possibly a safer and more effective long-term treatment than the oral contraceptive pill (OCP) in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). It is important to directly compare the efficacy and safety of metformin ...

Clinical Presentation and Diagnosis of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1097/GRF.0000000000000563
Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology; Lentscher JA, DeCHERNEY A

Jul 23rd, 2020 - Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrinopathy with many clinical manifestations. The effects on women's lives start at puberty and can last throughout her lifetime. Women frequently experience anovulatory menstrual cycles, infertil...

MENSTRUAL DISORDERS AND ANDROGEN-RELATED TRAITS IN YOUNG WOMEN WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES MEL...
https://doi.org/10.4158/EP-2020-0153
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists; Paschou SA, Vryonidou A et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2020 - Objective. To investigate possible causes of menstrual disorders and androgen-related traits in young women with T1DM. Patients and Methods. Fifty-three women with T1DM (duration 8.0±5.6 years), 41 women with PCOS and 51 controls matched for age (...

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News  51 results

Screening and Management of the Hyperandrogenic Adolescent
https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Adolescent-Health-Care/Screening-and-Management-of-the-Hyperandrogenic-Adolescent

Sep 23rd, 2019 - Although androgen excess can manifest in many ways, the most common and recognizable symptoms are hirsutism and acne. Reports of hirsutism and acne should be taken seriously because of their possible association with medical disorders, their subst...

Hirsutism in Women
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0801/p168.html

Jul 31st, 2019 - Hirsutism is the excessive growth of terminal hair in a typical male pattern in a female. It is often a sign of excessive androgen levels. Although many conditions can lead to hirsutism, polycystic ovary syndrome and idiopathic hyperandrogenism ac...

Use of levoketoconazole improved several clinical features of Cushing’s disease
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/199639/pituitary-thyroid-adrenal-disorders/use-levoketoconazole-improved?channel=285
Doug Brunk

Apr 25th, 2019 - LOS ANGELES – Following 6 months of treatment with the investigational agent levoketoconazole, several clinical signs and symptoms of Cushing’s disease improved, including acne, hirsutism, and peripheral edema, as did patient-reported quality of l.

Are patients more satisfied with combination or monotherapy for hirsutism in PCOS?
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/178684/gynecology/are-patients-more-satisfied-combination-or-monotherapy-hirsutism
Elie Hobeika, MD, Bert Scoccia, MD

Nov 1st, 2018 - EXPERT COMMENTARY Ezeh and colleagues conducted a retrospective analysis to evaluate the effectiveness of long-term combination suppressive therapy on hirsutism, acne, and menstrual disturbances in patients with PCOS and to identify the elements t.

Treating polycystic ovary syndrome: Start using dual medical therapy
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/134656/gynecology/treating-polycystic-ovary-syndrome-start-using-dual-medical-therapy
Robert L. Barbieri, MD

Mar 29th, 2017 - Using the Rotterdam criteria, the diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is made in the presence of 2 of the following 3 criteria1: oligo-ovulation or anovulation hyperandrogenism manifested by the presence of either hirsutism or elevated h.

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Patient Education  17 results see all →