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  1. To determine the population attributable fraction (PAF) of fatty liver disease (FLD) for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and compare it to the PAFs of other metabolic abnormalities.

    Authors: Jingyuan Xu, Longyun Wu, Jiang Deng, Longbao Yang, Yatao Wang, Hongyang Tian, Yajun Ji, Qiaoyun Xia, Zhiyi Han, Yan Cheng and Xiaolan Lu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:201
  2. Diabetes foot ulcer (DFU) is a serious complication of diabetes, which can lead to significant mortality and amputation rate. Our previous study found circ_072697 was highly expressed in DFU tissues, but the r...

    Authors: Ming Tian, Jiajun Tang, Rong Huang, Jiaoyun Dong and Huiying Jia
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:200
  3. Primary bilateral macronodular adrenal hyperplasia (PMAH) combined with infection by an opportunistic pathogen is complicated. Clinical evidence on managing PMAH patients with infections by opportunistic patho...

    Authors: Lu Tan, Lianling Zhao, Guangmin Tang, Yan Ren, Haoming Tian and Tao Chen
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:199
  4. Concerning ascending trend in the prevalence of chronic type II diabetes, prevention and the development of an effective approach after the recognition of at-risk individuals is crucial. This study aims to inv...

    Authors: Sayedah Sarah Mousavi, Seyedeh Mahdieh Namayandeh, Hossein Fallahzadeh, Masoud Rahmanian and Mehdi Mollahosseini
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:198
  5. Growth hormone deficiency (GHD) has been implicated in increased cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease risk seen in hypopituitarism, however the mechanism remains speculative. We hypothesise that platelet...

    Authors: Irene K Oglesby, David Slattery, Nigel Glynn, Saket Gupta, Karen Duggan, Martin Cuesta, Eimear Dunne, Aoife Garrahy, Siobhan Toner, Dermot Kenny and Amar Agha
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:197
  6. Obesity has been demonstrated to improve bone mineral density (BMD), according to previous research. Nevertheless, there is a dearth of clarity regarding the optimal body mass index (BMI) and waist circumferen...

    Authors: Yu Yuan, Jiaxin Liao, Zhiyuan Luo, Dingshuang Li and Lei Hou
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:196
  7. To investigate the prevalence of euthyroid sick syndrome (ESS) and to evaluate the outcomes and risk factors associated with ESS among hospitalized patients with diabetic ketosis (DK) or diabetic ketoacidosis ...

    Authors: Xiao-yi Deng, Min Yi, Wan-gen Li, Hui-yu Ye, Zhi-shan Chen and Xiao-dan Zhang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:195
  8. The effect of stress on Graves’ disease (GD) is controversial. Our purpose was to quantify the impacts of stress on patients with Graves’ disease.

    Authors: Jing Wang, Zhichao Chen, Ciriaco Carru, Giampiero Capobianco, Stefania Sedda and Zhi Li
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:194
  9. Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) was once known to be specific to type-1 diabetes-mellitus (T1D); however, many cases are now seen in patients with type-2 diabetes-mellitus (T2D). Little is known about how this eti...

    Authors: Fateen Ata, Adeel Ahmad Khan, Ibrahim Khamees, Baian Z. M. Mohammed, Haidar Hussein Barjas, Bassam Muthanna, Mohammed Bashir and Anand Kartha
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:193
  10. This study aimed to investigate the relationship between fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and human serum albumin (HSA) in a large health checkup population in China.

    Authors: Chenxu Wang, Lei Cao, Wendan Mei, Yicheng Fang, Xia Ren, Jian Hu, Fan Su, Grace Tavengana, Mingfei Jiang, Huan Wu and Yufeng Wen
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:192
  11. Prediabetes and diabetes involve alterations in glucose homeostasis, including increased fasting blood glucose and impaired glucose tolerance. Berberine has been identified as a potential regulator of glucose ...

    Authors: Antarmayee Panigrahi and Susant Mohanty
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:190
  12. The objective was to analyze the relationship between serum 25-hydroxy-vitamin D (25(OH)D) level and albuminuiria in middle-aged and older patients with type 2 diabetes of Gansu Province.

    Authors: Luyan Zhang, Qian Guo, Yanjia Xu, Wenzhen Wei and Yu Wang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:189
  13. This study investigated the relationship between fibroblast growth factor 21 (FGF-21) and newly diagnosed type-2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM).

    Authors: Lili You, Xiaosi Hong, Hongshi Wu, Diefei Liang, Feng Li, Dinghao Zheng, Xiuwei Zhang, Dan Liu, Qingyu Chen, Li Yan, Meng Ren and Wei Wang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:188
  14. The atherogenic index of plasma (AIP) is a novel biomarker associated with atherosclerosis, and an important risk factor for atherosclerosis, but its relation with cardiovascular prognosis in prediabetic patie...

    Authors: Yang Liu, Xunxun Feng, Jiaqi Yang, Guangyao Zhai, Bin Zhang, Qianyun Guo and Yujie Zhou
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:187
  15. Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is a neuroendocrine tumor that originates from parafollicular C-cells. Calcitonin (Ctn) and carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) are useful biomarkers for monitoring MTC cases.

    Authors: Fatemeh Rahmani, Maryam Tohidi, Farid Azmoudeh-Ardalan, Amir Sadeghi and Farzad Hadaegh
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:186
  16. This study was to explore the association between dietary polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) consumption and cardiovascular diseases (CVDs), all-cause mortality, and CVD-specific mortality.

    Authors: Na Zhong, Pengyu Han, Yulin Wang and Chaoyang Zheng
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:185
  17. Understanding pharmacokinetics (PK) and pharmacodynamics (PD) of the sustained-release liothyronine (SR-T3) is of paramount importance to design therapeutic regimens that are able to simulate normal thyroid ho...

    Authors: Ladan Mehran, Atieh Amouzegar, Seyed Mohsen Foroutan, Safdar Masoumi, Maryam Tohidi, Hengameh Abdi, Ali Aghaei, Amir Esmaeel Saghafinia and Fereidoun Azizi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:182
  18. Marine Lenhart syndrome is a rare disease and causes refractory hyperthyroidism. So far, little evidence on the combination of both Marine Lenhart syndrome and Hashimoto's thyroiditis is available. We suspect ...

    Authors: Peng Ye, Lan Li, Dong Wei, Fan Li, Yuan Zhong and Jing Zeng
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:181
  19. The objective of this study is to explore the relationship between red blood cell distribution and islet β-cell function indexes in patients with Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults.

    Authors: Xiuli Fu, Qin Tan, Wei Wei, Sheng Ding and Zhongjing Wang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:180
  20. Compared to their healthy counterparts, patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) can exhibit an altered gut microbiota composition, correlated with detrimental outcomes, including reduced insulin sensitivity, dysli...

    Authors: Kristin Gravdal, Katrine H. Kirste, Krzysztofa Grzelak, Graceline Tina Kirubakaran, Philippe Leissner, Adrien Saliou and Christina Casèn
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:179
  21. The lack of timely foot care among individuals with diabetics often lead to ulceration followed by infection and amputation. This study aimed to evaluate the foot self-care status and foot screening practices ...

    Authors: Mohammad Reza Amini, Mahnaz Sanjari, Mohamad Reza Mohajeri Tehrani, Ensieh Nasli, Leila Yazdanpanah, Zohreh Mousavi, Farzad Forghan, Neda Valizadeh, Mohammad Hossein Gozashti, Mohammad Afkhami-Ardekani, Mansour Siavash, Katayoun Vahdat, Abbas Shamsi, Donya Sadeghi, Bagher Larijani, Neda Mehrdad…
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:178
  22. Insulin autoimmune syndrome (IAS) is a rare cause of hypoglycemia characterized by high levels of blood insulin autoantibodies. It has been documented that drugs containing sulfhydryl groups may result in IAS....

    Authors: Lili Zhao, Jinzhi He, Shandong Ye, Chao Chen, Jie Zhu, Chunchun Xiao, Tingni Wu and Zhicheng Liu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:177

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  23. To prevent thyroid storm and ensure surgical safety, it is imperative to regulate excessive thyroid hormone levels in patients with thyrotropin-secreting pituitary adenomas (TSHoma) prior to surgery. Somatosta...

    Authors: Runsheng Zhao, Kaiyu Fan and Weiqing Wan
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:176
  24. According to some studies, diet can be interaction with CRY1 polymorphism and may be related to obesity and the risk of cardiovascular diseases (CVD). So, this study examined the interaction between CRY1 polym...

    Authors: Fatemeh Dehghani Firouzabadi, Atieh Mirzababaei, Farideh Shiraseb, Hadith Tangestani and Khadijeh Mirzaei
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:172
  25. Metabolic syndrome (MetS), as a cluster of cardiometabolic risk factors, is a global public health concern due to its increasing prevalence. Considering the previous evidence of the association between carbohy...

    Authors: Negin Nikrad, Babak Hosseini, Azin Pakmehr, Ayda Zahiri Tousi, Abnoos Mokhtari Ardekani, Mahdieh Abbasalizad Farhangi and Reza Akhavan-Sigari
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:171
  26. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and thyroid dysfunction (TD) are two common chronic endocrine disorders that often coexist. Folate deficiency has been reported to be related with the onset and development of T...

    Authors: Lin Lin, Yushan Du, Guanyu Niu, Shuangbo Xia and Jufen Liu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:169
  27. Insulinoma in women during pregnancy and postpartum is very rare; approximately 65% of cases are diagnosed early in pregnancy and ~ 35% immediately after delivery, few being found in middle or late pregnancy, ...

    Authors: Kiyoshi Matsumoto, Miyu Watanabe, Ken Takao, Hirokazu Takahashi, Hisashi Daido, Toshiro Shibata, Tokuyuki Hirose, Takehiro Kato, Masami Mizuno, Takuo Hirota, Tetsuya Suwa, Yukio Horikawa, Takaaki Murakami and Daisuke Yabe
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:168
  28. Primary hypothyroidism due to abnormality in the thyroid gland is the most common endocrine disease The recommended starting dose of levothyroxine replacement therapy is 1.6 µg/kg. This dose however is not opt...

    Authors: Rowan AlEjielat, Anas Khaleel, Yazan S. Batarseh, Luay Abu-Qatouseh, Suzan Al-Wawi and Toleen AlSunna
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:167
  29. Type 2 diabetes (T2D) has become a major public health threat; physical inactivity and obesity are both independent risk factors. Increasing daily physical activity (PA) significantly benefits treatment. Indiv...

    Authors: Tuula Martiskainen, Marja-Leena Lamidi, Mika Venojärvi, Heikki Tikkanen and Tiina Laatikainen
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:166
  30. Several studies have explored the connection between follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). However, the impact of FSH elevation on NAFLD remains a topic of debate. He...

    Authors: Xiaoming Li, Ning Xin, Tailin Guo, Ziyu Wu, Ying Zheng, Lan Lin, Qianwen Li and Fan Lin
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:165
  31. Autoimmune/type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is a recently described rare occurrence following the administration of adjuvants such as coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines. This systematic review aimed t...

    Authors: Ali S Alsudais, Raghad S Alkanani, Abdulaziz B Fathi, Saleh S Almuntashiri, Jafar N Jamjoom, Mustafa A Alzhrani, Alaa Althubaiti and Suhaib Radi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:164
  32. Low-grade inflammation plays a role in the pathogenesis of metabolic syndrome (MetS), and measuring levels of inflammatory molecules, such as high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP), may indicate Mets pro...

    Authors: Young Kyun Kim and Young-Mo Yang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:163
  33. The weight-adjusted waist circumference index (WWI) is a novel obesity indicator that offers improved accuracy in assessing both muscle and fat mass compared to traditional measures. This study aimed to invest...

    Authors: Ya Zhang, Haiyang Wu, Cheng Li, Changxiong Liu, Mingjiang Liu, Xiaozhu Liu, Qiming Yin, Xianzhe Li and Ruijie Xie
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:162
  34. Obesity is associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus and chronic low-grade inflammation. Although chronic inflammatory conditions and diabetes are associated with anaemia, less is known about associations of ob...

    Authors: Sofia Christakoudi, Konstantinos K. Tsilidis, Evangelos Evangelou and Elio Riboli
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:161
  35. Persons living with HIV (PLHIV) now live longer due to effective combination antiretroviral therapy. However, emerging evidence indicates that they may be at increased risk for some cardiometabolic disorders. ...

    Authors: Jibreel Jumare, Patrick Dakum, Nadia Sam-Agudu, Peter Memiah, Rebecca Nowak, Florence Bada, Uzoamaka Oguama, George Odonye, Ruxton Adebiyi, Cristiana Cairo, Vivian Kwaghe, Clement Adebamowo, Alash’le Abimiku and Man Charurat
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:160
  36. It is not well understood whether glucose control in the early stage of acute pancreatitis(AP) is related to outcome. This study aimed to investigate the association between blood glucose time in range (TIR) o...

    Authors: Chuchen Meng, Jie Zhang, Ying Wang, Xinhua Ye and Shaohua Zhuang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:159
  37. There is conflicting evidence on the relationship between dietary choline and betaine with metabolic markers and anthropometric characteristics. The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between...

    Authors: Ensiye Soleimani, Abnoos Mokhtari Ardekani, Ehsan Fayyazishishavan and Mahdieh Abbasalizad Farhangi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:158
  38. Oxidative stress (OS) is associated with a variety of non-communicable diseases, including MetS, diabetes mellitus, metabolic syndrome, and cardiovascular disease through increased production of reactive oxyge...

    Authors: Negin Nikrad, Amir Shakarami, Ayda Zahiri Tousi, Mahdieh Abbasalizad Farhangi, Abnoos Mokhtari Ardekani and Faria Jafarzadeh
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:157
  39. Insulin resistance (IR) and obesity are risk factors for hypertension; triglyceride-glucose (TyG) is known as a surrogate for IR. The present study investigated the association between the triglyceride-glucose...

    Authors: Hamid Reza Nikbakht, Farid Najafi, Ebrahim Shakiba, Mitra Darbandi, Jafar Navabi and Yahya Pasdar
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:156
  40. Human growth hormone (hGH) plays a crucial role in growth by binding to growth hormone receptor (GHR) in target cells. Binding of GH molecules to their cognate receptors triggers downstream signaling pathways ...

    Authors: Fatemeh Bitarafan, Mehrnoosh Khodaeian, Fatemeh Garrousi, Raziyeh Khalesi, Donya Ghazi Nader, Behnam Karimi, Reza Alibakhshi and Masoud Garshasbi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:155
  41. Hyperuricemia increases morbidity and mortality in type 2 diabetic individuals. It is linked to the expansion of diabetes and cardiovascular diseases indicators, as well as being a significant predictor of cor...

    Authors: Ermiyas Alemayehu, Temesgen Fiseha, Getachew Mesfin Bambo, Samuel Sahile Kebede, Habtye Bisetegn, Mihret Tilahun, Habtu Debash, Hussen Ebrahim, Ousman Mohammed, Melaku Ashagrie Belete and Alemu Gedefie
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:153
  42. Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a reproductive hormonal abnormality and a metabolic disorder, which is frequently associated with insulin resistance (IR). We aim to investigate the potential therapeutic ef...

    Authors: Ning Ma, Jing Zhou, Zhi Zhou, Bangbei Wan and Weiying Lu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:152

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