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  1. In this study, we investigated whether serum levels of advanced glycation end products (AGEs) independently correlated with relative muscle strength after adjustment for clinical variables including diabetic p...

    Authors: Tsung-Hui Wu, Shiow-Chwen Tsai, Hsuan-Wei Lin, Chiao-Nan Chen and Chii-Min Hwu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:118
  2. Inconsistencies in the management of hypothyroidism have been reported among endocrinologists in different European countries. Aim of this study was to explore Czech endocrinologists’ use of thyroid hormones i...

    Authors: Jan Jiskra, Jan Paleček, Roberto Attanasio, Laszlo Hegedüs, Endre V. Nagy, Enrico Papini, Petros Perros, Roberto Negro and Michal Kršek
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:117
  3. Compliance to dietary recommendations by patients is the most difficult part of diabetes management. The nature of any educational method is to increase patients’ awareness. But the question is, what is the ef...

    Authors: Shahram Molavynejad, Mojtaba Miladinia and Mina Jahangiri
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:116
  4. Obesity and body composition may be affected by the pro-inflammatory and anti-inflammatory components of diets. The aim of this study was to investigate associations between the dietary inflammatory index (DII...

    Authors: Maryam Gholamalizadeh, Mina Ahmadzadeh, Fatemeh BourBour, Farhad Vahid, Marjan Ajami, Nazanin Majidi, Azadeh Hajipour, Saeid Doaei, Naser Kalantari, Atiyeh Alizadeh and Alireza Mosavi Jarrahi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:115
  5. Studies have demonstrated the relationship between the fatty liver index (FLI) and metabolism, while few research reported its relationship with hyperuricemia (HUA). This study aimed to predict HUA by determin...

    Authors: Jianchang Qu, Jingtao Dou, Anping Wang, Yingshu Liu, Lu Lin, Kang Chen, Li Zang and Yiming Mu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:114
  6. The food and drug administration approved many drugs to treat diabetes mellitus, but those drugs do not have a noticeable effect on weight management. Recently, glucagon-like peptide 1 agonist known as Cotadut...

    Authors: Mahmoud M. Ali, Ahmed Hafez, Mahmoud Shaban Abdelgalil, Mohammed Tarek Hasan, Mohammed Magdy El-Ghannam, Osama M. Ghogar, Asmaa Ahmed Elrashedy and Mohamed Abd-ElGawad
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:113
  7. Despite strong evidence of benefit, uptake of newer glucose-lowering medications that reduce cardiovascular risk has been low. We sought to examine global trends and predictors of use of SGLT2i and GLP-1 RA in...

    Authors: Suzanne V. Arnold, Fengming Tang, Andrew Cooper, Hungta Chen, Marilia B. Gomes, Wolfgang Rathmann, Iichiro Shimomura, Jiten Vora, Hirotaka Watada, Kamlesh Khunti and Mikhail Kosiborod
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:111
  8. This study aimed to evaluate whether hypereosinophilia is a clinical biomarker of immune checkpoint inhibitor-induced hypopituitarism in patients with renal cell carcinoma treated with nivolumab plus ipilimumab.

    Authors: Hodaka Yamada, Satoshi Washino, Daisuke Suzuki, Rika Saikawa, Shiori Tonezawa, Rie Hagiwara, Shunsuke Funazaki, Masashi Yoshida, Tsuzumi Konishi, Kimitoshi Saito, Tomoaki Miyagawa and Kazuo Hara
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:110
  9. Hyposalivation is one of the common symptoms of diabetes. Although long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) have recently been reported to play important roles in the pathogenesis of diabetes, the role of lncRNAs in dia...

    Authors: Xi-Jin Shi, Hui-Min Liu, Li Li, Yan Zhang, Xin Cong, Li-Mei Liu, Li-ling Wu and Ruo-Lan Xiang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:109
  10. ACTH-independent macronodular hyperplasia (AIMAH) is an uncommon disorder characterized by massive enlargement of both adrenal glands and hypersecretion of cortisol. Concomitant AIMAH and multiple endocrine ne...

    Authors: Vajihe Chavoshi, Seyed Saeed Tamehri Zadeh, Shayesteh Khalili, Amirhassan Rabbani, Seyed Amir Hassan Matini, Zhaleh Mohsenifar and Farzad Hadaegh
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:108
  11. Thyroid cancer is the most prevalent endocrine malignancy. Long non-coding RNA (lncRNA) MIR31HG is abnormally expressed in thyroid cancer tissues. However, the precise, critical role of MIR31HG in thyroid canc...

    Authors: Shuwang Peng, Luyang Chen, Zhengtai Yuan and Shanshan Duan
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:107
  12. The accumulation of advanced glycation end products (AGEs) occurring in skin tissues can be measured by AGE Reader. Here, we assessed the correlation between AGEs values and the development of type 2 diabetic ...

    Authors: Xing-Wang Zhao, Wan-Xu Yue, Sen-Wei Zhang and Qiu Chen
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:106
  13. Neuroendocrine neoplasms are rare disease and could originate from throughout the body, however, there have been little epidemiological studies in Japan, especially the organ distribution. This study was to ex...

    Authors: Tomonobu Koizumi, Kengo Otsuki, Yuriko Tanaka and Shintaro Kanda
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:105
  14. Obesity is a major public health concern in developed and even developing countries worldwide. Adiponectin is a protein secreted by adipose tissue that modulates many metabolic processes and plays a vital role...

    Authors: Masoumeh Nezhadali, Seyed Alireza Mesbah-Namin, Mehdi Hedayati, Mahdi Akbarzadeh, Leila Najd Hassan Bonab and Maryam S. Daneshpour
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:104
  15. Chronic hyperglycemia in diabetes causes atherosclerosis and progresses to diabetic macroangiopathy, and can lead to coronary heart disease, myocardial infarction and cerebrovascular disease. Palmitoleic acid ...

    Authors: Yasuhiro Takenouchi, Yoshie Seki, Sachiko Shiba, Kazuo Ohtake, Koji Nobe and Keizo Kasono
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:103
  16. Fine needle aspiration (FNA) cytology is the preferred method for assessing thyroid nodules for malignancy. Concern remains about the rate of false negative results. The primary aim of this study is to investi...

    Authors: Hafiz M. Zia-ul-Hussnain, Oratile Kgosidialwa, Carmel Kennedy, Mark Quinn, Emma Dolan, Paul Deignan, Mark Sherlock, Chris J. Thompson, Diarmuid Smith, James P. O’Neill, Arnold Hill, Mary Leader, Helen Barrett, Cliona Ryan, Frank Keeling, Martina M. Morrin…
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:102
  17. The triglyceride glucose index combined with body mass index is a new index that reflects the degree of insulin resistance. In this cross-sectional study, we aimed to explore the predictive value of the trigly...

    Authors: Nong Li, Huiwen Tan, Aixia Xie, Cheng Li, Xuan Fu, Weiting Xang, Amina Kirim and Xuefang Huang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:101
  18. Several studies have assessed the relationship between type 2 diabetes (T2D) and tooth loss; however, results have been inconsistent. Therefore, the present systematic review and meta-analysis of observational...

    Authors: Amir Reza Ahmadinia, Donya Rahebi, Masoud Mohammadi, Mousa Ghelichi-Ghojogh, Alireza Jafari, Firooz Esmaielzadeh and Abdolhalim Rajabi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:100
  19. The co-occurrence of diabetes and osteoporosis is common in postmenopausal women. For the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis, current guidelines recommend initial treatment with bisphosphonates, but it i...

    Authors: Jinyoung Kim, Kyoung Min Kim, Soo Lim, Moo-Il Kang, Ki-Hyun Baek and Yong-Ki Min
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:99
  20. Pseudohypoparathyroidism (PHP) encompasses a highly heterogenous group of disorders, characterized by parathyroid hormone (PTH) resistance caused by mutations in the GNAS gene or other upstream targets. Here, we ...

    Authors: Shaohan Huang, Yingzi He, Xihua Lin, Shuiya Sun and Fenping Zheng
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:98
  21. Recently, side effects from Dopamine Receptor Agonist Drugs (DAs) in treating pituitary prolactinoma have raised widespread concern. This study explores the incidence and influencing factors of DAs-related sid...

    Authors: Xiaoan Ke, Linjie Wang, Meiping Chen, Shanshan Liu, Na Yu, Lian Duan, Fengying Gong and Huijuan Zhu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:97
  22. Endocrine disorders represent a large component of the so-called “chronic non-communicable diseases”, which are responsible for the lion share of morbidity and mortality in contemporary societies. As discussed in...

    Authors: Alexios-Fotios A. Mentis and George P. Chrousos
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:96
  23. Recent epidemiological studies have indicated that NAFLD is pathologically associated with a sedentary lifestyle, unhealthy dietary habits and metabolic syndrome. An umbrella review of meta-analyses was perfor...

    Authors: Xiaojuan Peng, Juan Li, Hailiang Zhao, Junlong Lai, Junqin Lin and Shaohui Tang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:95
  24. Both obesity and subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) have adverse effects on human body, but the relationship between these two conditions remains inconsistent. The presence of thyroid autoantibodies influences t...

    Authors: Yuerong Yan, Mingtong Xu, Muchao Wu, Xiaoyi Wang, Feng Li, Jin Zhang, Lili You, Xiaofang Pan, Weilian Feng, Jiayun Wu, Caixia Chen, Xiaohui Li and Li Yan
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:94
  25. The efficacy of liraglutide to treat type 2 diabetic nephropathy (T2DN) remains controversial. Thus, we conducted this meta-analysis to systematically evaluate the clinical effect of liraglutide on T2DN patients.

    Authors: Niroj Mali, Feng Su, Jie Ge, Wen Xing Fan, Jing Zhang and Jingyuan Ma
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:93
  26. This study aimed to compare the clinical features and prognoses of patients with and without diabetes mellitus (DM) who underwent endovascular repair for aortic aneurysm (AA).

    Authors: Mitsuyoshi Takahara, Osamu Iida, Junichi Tazaki, Ryusuke Nishikawa, Kiyonori Nanto, Yoshiro Chiba, Kazuhisa Sakamoto, Makoto Kinoshita, Naoki Takahashi, Satoshi Kamihira, Terutoshi Yamaoka, Hirooki Higami, Takeichiro Nakane, Takahiro Ohmine and Atsushi Guntani
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:92
  27. Sex hormones are strongly linked to the occurrence and development of diabetes, and influence glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) levels in diabetic population; but, the relationship between sex hormones and HbA1c in non...

    Authors: Yiting Xu, Weijie Cao, Yun Shen, Junling Tang, Yufei Wang, Xiaojing Ma and Yuqian Bao
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:91
  28. Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) is a virus which causes COVID-19. It binds to the angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2) receptors, expressed in key metabolic organs and tissues, i...

    Authors: Reza Najafi, Nahid Mamizadeh, Seyed Hossein Hosseini, Sima Roushenas and Leila Bazhdan
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:90
  29. Immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) cause thyroid immune-related adverse effects (irAEs). However, associations between each type of thyroid immune-related adverse effect (irAE) and the anti-tumor effect of IC...

    Authors: Han-sang Baek, Chaiho Jeong, Kabsoo Shin, Jaejun Lee, Heysun Suh, Dong-Jun Lim, Moo Il Kang and Jeonghoon Ha
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:89
  30. Although vitamin A is known to play an important role in ovarian function, its association with ovarian insufficiency has not been reported yet. Therefore, the aim of the study was to explore the association b...

    Authors: Peiqiong Chen, Yang Song, Wenxian Xu, Yizhou Huang, Yingxian Jia, Chunming Li, Yibing Lan, Ketan Chu, Linjuan Ma and Jianhong Zhou
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:88
  31. Patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) are susceptible to developing symptomatic peripheral arterial disease (PAD). As a proven vasodilator and antiplatelet agent, the efficiency of Beraprost sodium (BP...

    Authors: Xian Lin, Yuying Chen, Wan Lu, Jin Li, Li Fu, Jingyu Yin, Meng Ren, Li Yan and Chuan Yang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:87
  32. Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a complex of interrelated risk factors, including central adiposity, increased blood pressure, hyperglycemia, elevated triglyceride levels and low high-density lipoprotein. Few st...

    Authors: T. T. Tao, X. H. Lin, S. J. Tang, W. W. Gui, W. F. Zhu and H. Li
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:84
  33. Congenital generalized lipodystrophy (CGL) is a clinically heterogeneous disorder characterized by near total absence of adipose tissue along with metabolic complications. Diabetes mellitus developed from CGL ...

    Authors: Yuan Yang, Li Ma, Jingjing Sun, Xiaohui Gong, Cheng Cai and Wenchao Hong
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:83
  34. Pituitary stalk interruption syndrome (PSIS) is a rare disease associated with different level of anterior pituitary hormone deficiency resulting with a variety of clinical manifestations which could limit exe...

    Authors: Wei Hung Sung, Shin Tsu Chang, Li Yun Teng and Ko Long Lin
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:82
  35. Vulvar neuroendocrine carcinomas with small cell morphology need an appropriate differential diagnosis with respect to primary Merkel cell carcinomas, primary small cell neuroendocrine carcinomas, and secondar...

    Authors: Tomoko Hirakawa, Mitsutake Yano, Haruto Nishida, Shimpei Sato and Kaei Nasu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:81
  36. The objective of this study was to evaluate the glycemic outcomes in children and adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) previously treated with Multiple Daily Injections (MDI) using a structured initiation pr...

    Authors: Goran Petrovski, Fawziya Al Khalaf, Judith Campbell, Emma Day, Douha Almajaly, Khalid Hussain, Maheen Pasha, Fareeda Umer, Manar Hamdan and Amel Khalifa
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:80
  37. Hydrogen sulfide (H2S), a signaling gasotransmitter, is involved in carbohydrate metabolism. Here, we aimed to assess the potential association between serum H2S and dysglycemia in the framework of a population-b...

    Authors: Zahra Bahadoran, Sajad Jeddi, Parvin Mirmiran, Khosrow Kashfi, Fereidoun Azizi and Asghar Ghasemi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:79
  38. Dyslipidaemia is a risk factor for abnormal blood glucose. However, studies on the predictive values of lipid markers in prediabetes and diabetes simultaneously are limited. This study aimed to assess the asso...

    Authors: Yimin Zhou, Guoping Yang, Chen Qu, Jiaping Chen, Yinan Qian, Lei Yuan, Tao Mao, Yan Xu, Xiaoning Li, Shiqi Zhen and Sijun Liu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:76
  39. The present study aimed to quantify and differentiate the echo levels of papillary thyroid microcarcinomas (PTMCs) and micronodular goiters (MNGs) using the ultrasound grayscale ratio (UGSR) and to investigate...

    Authors: Yun Gong, Xiuzhen Yao, Lifang Yu, Peiying Wei, Zhijiang Han, Jianhua Fang, Weiqun Ao and Chenke Xu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:75
  40. We decided to compare some inflammatory, and oxidative stress markers, as well as lipid profiles between the obese and non-obese patients with type 2 diabetes considering ApoB gene polymorphism.

    Authors: Nasim Mokhtary, Seyedeh Neda Mousavi, Gity Sotoudeh, Mostafa Qorbani, Maryam Dehghani and Fariba Koohdani
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:73
  41. Increasing trend of prediabetes and diabetes is a global public health issue. On the other hand, prediabetes can increase the risk of developing some non-communicable diseases, including type 2 diabetes, cardi...

    Authors: Seyed Jalal Hashemi, Majid Karandish, Bahman Cheraghian and Maryam Azhdari
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:72
  42. Reninoma is a rare, benign renal neoplasm. Typical clinical features include severe hypertension, secondary hyperaldosteronism, hypokalaemia and metabolic alkalosis caused by the overproduction of renin.

    Authors: Baoping Wang, Li Ding, Shuanghua Xu, Yuxin Fan, Jiabo Wang, Xin Zhao, Diansheng Fu, Bo Bian, Kunlong Tang, Chunsheng Ni, Zuoliang Dong, Qing He and Ming Liu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:71
  43. The GNAS gene on chromosome 20q13.3, encodes the alpha-subunit of the stimulatory G protein, which is expressed in most tissues and regulated through reciprocal genomic imprinting. Disorders of GNAS inactivation ...

    Authors: Guoying Chang, Qun Li, Niu Li, Guoqiang Li, Juan Li, Yu Ding, Xiaodong Huang, Yongnian Shen, Jian Wang and Xiumin Wang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:70

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