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  1. An increase of IGF-1 has been reported during therapy with dopamine agonists (DA) for prolactinomas; in such cases a correct diagnosis is pivotal to avoid an unnecessary reduction or withdrawal of DA, which ar...

    Authors: S. Caprio, T. Pilli, S. Cantara, F. Sestini, C. Fioravanti, C. Ciuoli, C. Dalmiglio, A. Corbo and M. G. Castagna
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:94
  2. The dietary inflammatory index (DII) serves as a tool to assess the inflammatory impact of an individual’s diet. This study aimed to investigate the association between DII and some cardio-metabolic risk indic...

    Authors: Mehran Rahimlou, Amirhossein Ramezani Ahmadi, Bahman Cheraghian, Ghazal Baghdadi, Samira Sadat Ghalishourani, Shadi Nozarian, Seyed Jalal Hashemi, Zahra Rahimi, Nasrin Banaei Jahromi and Seyed Ahmad Hosseini
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:91
  3. Persistent symptoms in hypothyroid patients despite normalized TSH levels suggest the need for alternative treatments. This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of combined T4 and T3 therapy or desiccated ...

    Authors: Mahmoud Nassar, Ahmed Hassan, Shrouk Ramadan, Mariam Tarek Desouki, Malak A. Hassan and Ajay Chaudhuri
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:90
  4. Patients with primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) are at risk for severe hypocalcemia (SH) following parathyroidectomy (PTX), but limited data exist on the predictors of SH. We aimed to identify risk factors fo...

    Authors: Jiahao Xu, Na Kong, Nan Bai, Ziqin Zhang, Aimin Cui, Shen Tan and Qiqi Xu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:88
  5. Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma(ATC) is a rare pathological type of thyroid malignancy. Primary squamous cell carcinoma of thyroid(PSCCT) is now considered as a subtype of ATC, hereinafter referred to as ATC-SCC ...

    Authors: Jiazhen Li, Zhijun Ma, Deshou Ma, Yusufu Maimaiti, Shuyun Jiang and Xiaowu Wang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:87
  6. Activating mutation in Ubiquitin-specific peptidase (USP8) is identified to enhance cell proliferation and adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) secretion from corticotroph pituitary adenoma. We investigated the USP...

    Authors: Nahid Hashemi-Madani, Sara Cheraghi, Zahra Emami, Ali Zare Mehrjardi, Mahmoud Reza Kaynama and Mohammad E. Khamseh
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:86
  7. Teratomas are germ cell tumors composed of somatic tissues from up to three germ layers. Primary retroperitoneal teratomas usually develop during childhood and are uncommon in adults and in the retroperitoneal...

    Authors: Adisa Poljo, Jennifer M. Klasen, Marco von Strauss und Torney, Alberto Posabella, Stephanie Taha-Mehlitz, Barbara Hummer and Beatrice Kern
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:85
  8. We aimed to examine sex-specific associations between sex- and thyroid-related hormones and the risk of metabolic dysfunction-associated fatty liver disease (MAFLD) in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T...

    Authors: Weihong Lu, Shangjian Li, Yuhua Li, Jingqi Zhou, Kai Wang, Ning Chen and Zhibin Li
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:84
  9. There is equivocal evidence that psyllium can prevent or attenuate increases in fasting blood sugar. Therefore, this systematic review and meta-analysis sought to investigate the influence of psyllium on hemog...

    Authors: Zeinab Gholami, Cain C. T. Clark and Zamzam Paknahad
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:82
  10. Previous studies have suggested that obesity defined by body mass index(BMI) is a protective factor for bone mineral density(BMD), but have overlooked the potential influence of different types of obesity. Thi...

    Authors: Rubing Lin, Yuao Tao, Chuang Li, Feifei Li, Zijian Li, Xingyu Hong and Yantong Liu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:81
  11. Thyroid disorders have been reported in hypercortisolism patients. Endogenous Cushing’s syndrome (CS) potentially complicates its metabolic sequelae. We investigated thyroid function in CS patients to determin...

    Authors: Peng Yu, Haoyue Yuan, Hong Chen and Xiaomu Li
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:80
  12. Research on Metabolic Associated Fatty Liver Disease (MAFLD) is still in its early stages, with few studies available to identify and predict effective indicators of this disease. On the other hand, early diag...

    Authors: Seyed Ahmad Hosseini, Meysam Alipour, Sara Sarvandian, Neda Haghighat, Hadi Bazyar and Ladan Aghakhani
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:79
  13. Type 2 diabetes (T2D) has become an epidemic. Delays in diagnosis and as a consequent late treatment has resulted in high prevalence of complications and mortality. Secreted frizzled-related protein 4 (SFRP4),...

    Authors: Katy Sánchez-Pozos, MA Granados-Silvestre, NG Nieto-Velázquez, María Alicia Mejía-Blanquel, Natsyelli Galicia-Martínez, Jessica Mandujano-Cerón, Joel Jaimes-Santoyo and María Guadalupe Ortiz-López
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:78
  14. There has been some confusion in earlier research on the connection between thyroid function and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). This research is aimed to probe into the correlation between thyroid condition...

    Authors: Qian Wang, Ru Zhao, Chen Han, Zeyu Huang, Yan Bi, Xiaowen Zhang and Shanmei Shen
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:76
  15. Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is associated to sleep duration. It is crucial to identify factors that disrupt sleep regulation. The study aimed to assess the indirect effect of risk factors related to MetS severit...

    Authors: Niloufar Hemati, Shabnam Satari, Habibolah Khazaie, Yahya Salimi, Farid Najafi, Yahya Pasdar and Mitra Darbandi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:75
  16. Jugulo-omohyoid lymph nodes (JOHLN) metastasis has proven to be associated with lateral lymph node metastasis (LLNM). This study aimed to reveal the clinical features and evaluate the predictive value of JOHLN...

    Authors: Huizhu Cai, Lingdun Zhuge, Zehao Huang, Shixu Wang, Ping Shi, Dangui Yan, Minghui Wei, Lijuan Niu and Zhengjiang Li
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:74
  17. Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is a common chronic disease that significantly affects an individual’s overall health and well-being. The aim of this study is to investigate the factors that influence the health-related...

    Authors: Neda Izadi, Arman Shafiee, Mahdieh Niknam, Reza Yari-Boroujeni, Fereidoun Azizi and Parisa Amiri
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:73
  18. Diabetes self-management (DSM) helps people with diabetes to become actors in their disease. Deprived populations are particularly affected by diabetes and are less likely to have access to these programmes. D...

    Authors: Sarah Ajrouche, Lisa Louis, Maxime Esvan, Anthony Chapron, Ronan Garlantezec and Emmanuel Allory
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:72
  19. Although vaccination against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has several side effects, hypopituitarism due to hypophysitis has rarely been reported.

    Authors: So Watanabe, Yoshiaki Tamura, Kazuhito Oba, Saori Kitayama, Motoya Sato, Remi Kodera, Kenji Toyoshima, Yuko Chiba and Atsushi Araki
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:71
  20. The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has changed our lifestyle by imposing restrictions, such as physical distancing. The effect of COVID-19 prevalence on seasonal variations in glycemic control in...

    Authors: Shimpei Iwata, Kenji Ashida, Mutsuyuki Demiya, Ayako Nagayama, Nao Hasuzawa, Satoko Yoshinobu, Aya Sonezaki, Junichi Yasuda, Seiichi Motomura, Yoshio Katsuki, Kenzo Sugi and Masatoshi Nomura
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:70
  21. Providing physical health and mental health training promotion is necessary for a sustainable change in attitude and lifestyle of diabetic patients. The present study was conducted with the aim of comparing th...

    Authors: Donya Sadeghi, Maryam Karbasi Motlagh, Asieh Darvish, Mona Daryaafzoon, Esmaeil Mohamadnejad, Alireza Molaei, Parastoo Montazerlotf and Reyhaneh Sadat Seyed Hosseini
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:69
  22. To date, although most thyroid carcinoma (THCA) achieves an excellent prognosis, some patients experience a rapid progression episode, even with differentiated THCA. Nodal metastasis is an unfavorable predicto...

    Authors: Yongsheng Huang, Peiliang Lin, Jianwei Liao, Faya Liang, Ping Han, Sha Fu, Yuanling Jiang, Zhifan Yang, Ni Tan, Jinghua Huang, Renhui Chen, Nengtai Ouyang and Xiaoming Huang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:68
  23. Stromal cell-derived factor-1 (SDF-1) is a newly discovered small molecule adipocytokine, and research has shown that it is closely related to the occurrence and development of obesity. However, there are curr...

    Authors: Yuesheng Liu, Lijun Hao, Linhao Wang, Mengnan Lu, Chunyan Yin and Yanfeng Xiao
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:67
  24. Body mass index (BMI) and lipid disorders are both known to be strongly associated with the development of diabetes, however, the indirect effect of lipid parameters in the BMI-related diabetes risk is current...

    Authors: Song Lu, Qun Wang, Hengcheng Lu, Maobin Kuang, Min Zhang, Guotai Sheng, Yang Zou and Xiaoping Peng
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:66
  25. Diabetic patients are often comorbid with dyslipidemia, however, the relationship between high-density lipoprotein cholesterol(HDL-C) and diabetic retinopathy (DR) in the adult diabetic population remains to b...

    Authors: Wuping Xu, Xuedong Xu, Min Zhang and Chiping Sun
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:65
  26. The neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) is a novel hematological parameter to assess systemic inflammation. Prior investigations have indicated that an increased NLR may serve as a potential marker for pathologi...

    Authors: Guangshu Chen, Li Che, Meizheng Lai, Ting Wei, Chuping Chen, Ping Zhu and Jianmin Ran
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:64
  27. A chronic autoimmune disease with an increasing incidence rate, type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is typified by the degeneration of the pancreatic beta cells. Diabetes management is significantly impacted by nu...

    Authors: Didem Güneş Kaya, Neslihan Arslan, Feride Ayyıldız, Elvan Bayramoğlu, Hande Turan and Oya Ercan
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:63
  28. This study aimed to assess the anthropometric measures and pubertal growth of children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) and to detect risk determinants affecting these measures and their li...

    Authors: Rasha A. Thabet, Eman M. Sherif, Ahmed O Abd ElAal and Rana A. Mahmoud
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:62
  29. Hypopituitarism is a relatively rare complication of hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome. However, almost all available reported cases were total anterior pituitary hypofunction, isolated growth-hormone defi...

    Authors: Shaomin Shi, Aoni Zhang, Jingjing Zhang and Shaoyong Xu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:61
  30. Worldwide, up to 20 % of hospitalised patients have diabetes mellitus. In-hospital dysglycaemia increases patient mortality, morbidity, and length of hospital stay. Improved in-hospital diabetes management str...

    Authors: Mikkel Thor Olsen, Carina Kirstine Klarskov, Ulrik Pedersen-Bjergaard, Katrine Bagge Hansen and Peter Lommer Kristensen
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:60
  31. The proportion of heart failure patients with preserved ejection fraction has been rising over the past decades and has coincided with increases in the prevalence of obesity and metabolic syndrome. The relatio...

    Authors: Jay P Bae, Lee Kallenbach, David R Nelson, Kevin Lavelle, Jessamine P Winer-Jones, Machaon Bonafede and Masahiro Murakami
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:59
  32. Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of metabolic disorders increasing the risk of cardiovascular disease and diabetes. Dietary patterns are supposed to be important and controllable factors in developing metabolic...

    Authors: Masoumeh Kheirandish, Farideh Dastsouz, Abnoos Azarbad, Mohammad Ali Mohsenpour, Gholamali Javdan, Farkhondeh Razmpour, Seyed Hossein Davoodi, Nahid Ramezani-Jolfaie and Mohammad Mohammadi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:57
  33. Low-grade inflammation and stress oxidative condition play a role in the pathogenesis of obesity, and the serum levels of these markers, such as pro-oxidant-antioxidant balance (PAB), high-sensitivity C-reacti...

    Authors: Hamideh Ghazizadeh, Amin Mansoori, Toktam Sahranavard, Mohamad Nasrabadi, Kaveh Hadiloo, Nazanin Sheikh Andalibi, Marzyeh Azmon, Shima Tavallaei, Ameneh Timar, Gordon A Ferns and Majid Ghayour-Mobarhan
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:56
  34. Glucocorticoids and sclerostin act as inhibitors of the Wnt signaling pathway, thereby hindering bone formation. Given the pathway's intricate association with mesenchymal stem cells, the hypothesis suggests t...

    Authors: Wei Li, Wei Wang, Minlan Zhang, Qi Chen, Fengyi Li and Shaojun Li
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:55
  35. There has been a notable shift towards the diagnosis of less severe and asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) in developed countries. However, there is a paucity of recent data from sub-Saharan Afric...

    Authors: Kamal Govind, Imran M. Paruk and Ayesha A. Motala
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:53
  36. Sodium glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors are widely used in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) therapy. The impact of SGLT2 inhibitors on bone metabolism has been widely taken into consideration. But the...

    Authors: Jing Wang, Xin Li, Yang Li and Chen Lei
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:52
  37. Human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) is an endemic chronic disease which is characterized with progressive depletion of CD4 T cells and increased susceptibility to opportu...

    Authors: Shabani Iddi, Haruna Dika, Benson R. Kidenya and Samuel Kalluvya
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:50
  38. Papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC), being the most common thyroid malignancy, is a slow-growing tumor and is usually limited to the thyroid. Extra thyroid extension is uncommon; besides, invasion to the vascula...

    Authors: Firouze Jafari, Ali Taheri Akerdi, Hossein Abdolrahimzadeh Fard, Mehrdad karajizadeh and Shahram Paydar
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:49
  39. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is known to have obesity as a risk factor. Body mass index cannot distinguish between lean mass and fat mass. We aimed to examine the association between predicted fat mass, pre...

    Authors: Jiaming Tang, Xiaohua Cai, Aijie Liu, Nannan Yu and Shilei Wang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:48
  40. Familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS) is a rare monogenic form of severe hypertriglyceridemia, caused by mutations in genes involved in triglyceride metabolism. Herein, we report the case of a Korean family ...

    Authors: Ka Young Kim, You Joung Heo, Jung Min Ko, Young Ah Lee, Choong Ho Shin, Chang Seok Ki and Yun Jeong Lee
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:47
  41. Headache is a common occurrence after endoscopic endonasal surgery (EES) for pituitary adenomas and significantly impacts the quality of life of patients. This study aims to investigate the effectiveness of na...

    Authors: Jiayu Gu, Xiaoqun Chen, Xiaoman Cheng, Yunzhi Zou, Zekun Deng, Depei Li, Zhihuan Zhou and Xiaobing Jiang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2024 24:45

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