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  1. Metabolic syndrome (Mets) is a pathological condition that includes many abnormal metabolic components and requires a simple detection method for rapid use in a large population. The aim of the study was to de...

    Authors: Qian Xu, Li Wang, Jie Ming, Hongwei Cao, Tao Liu, Xinwen Yu, Yuanyuan Bai, Shengru Liang, Ruofan Hu, Li Wang, Changsheng Chen, Jie Zhou and Qiuhe Ji
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:53
  2. Although there is growing evidence on the association between nutrient patterns and metabolic risk factors, very little is known about the relationship between nutrient patterns and metabolic syndrome (MetS). ...

    Authors: Leila Nikniaz, Trias Mahmudiono, Saade Abdalkareem Jasim, Mahdi Vajdi, Lakshmi Thangavelu and Mahdieh Abbasalizad Farhangi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:51
  3. High Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN) and high Serum Creatinine (SCr) levels are risk factors for Coronary Artery Disease (CAD). However, the relationship between the Blood Urea Nitrogen to Creatinine (BUN/SCr) ratio...

    Authors: Feng Liu, Guanhui Ma, Chao Tong, Shan Zhang, Xinghua Yang, Cong Xu, Weihao Yang, Guobao Xia and Mingliang Li
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:50
  4. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has become the most common causes of liver disease in children and adolescents. Although several reports have confirmed the significant correlation between NAFLD and g...

    Authors: Jiang Xue, Shuang Liang, Jiahui Ma and Yanfeng Xiao
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:49
  5. Metabolic disorders and malnutrition are a double burden worldwide. The aim was to determine whether low calf circumference (CC) could predict nutritional risk and the cut-off values of CC for predicting nutri...

    Authors: Chenxi Ren, Xiaoyan Zhang, Yunxia Zhu, Jun Xu and Ying Xie
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:47
  6. Although various dietary patterns have been indicated to be associated with the resting metabolic rate [RMR], limited data are available in this field. This study was therefore focused on the association betwe...

    Authors: Sara Pooyan, Atieh Mirzababaei, Seyedeh Forough Sajjadi, Negin Badrooj, Yasaman Nasir, Somayeh Tajik, Masoumeh Fallahyekta, Mir Saeid Yekaninezhad and Khadijeh Mirzaei
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:45
  7. Thyroid function is known to be closely linked with type 2 diabetes, but data on the association between thyroid function and gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) are inconsistent.

    Authors: Geng-dong Chen, Xiao-Yan Gou, Ting-ting Pang, Peng-sheng Li, Zi-xing Zhou, Dong-xin Lin, Da-zhi Fan, Xiao-ling Guo, Li-juan Wang and Zheng-ping Liu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:44
  8. Among the treatments for type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM), Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion (CSII) is a device that infuses insulin through the subcutaneous tissue in an uninterrupted manner and that co...

    Authors: Carolina Spinelli Alvarenga, Rebecca Ortiz La Banca, Rhyquelle Rhibna Neris, Valéria de Cássia Sparapani, Miguel Fuentealba-Torres, Denisse Cartagena-Ramos, Camila Lima Leal, Marcos Venicio Esper and Lucila Castanheira Nascimento
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:43
  9. The combined roles of lifestyle factors in the risk of type 2 diabetes (T2D) are not fully investigated. In the present study, we aimed to assess the relationship between a healthy lifestyle score (HLS) and th...

    Authors: Hossein Farhadnejad, Farshad Teymoori, Golaleh Asghari, Ebrahim Mokhtari, Parvin Mirmiran and Fereidoun Azizi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:42
  10. Steroid cell tumors (SCTs) are very rare sex cord-stromal tumors and account only for less than 0.1% of ovarian neoplasms. SCTs might comprise diverse steroid-secreting cells; hence, the characteristic clinica...

    Authors: Chun-Hao Chu, Wei-De Wang, Shuo-Yu Wang, Tai-Kuang Chao, Ruei-Yu Su and Chien-Ming Lin
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:41
  11. Few epidemiological studies have been performed to clarify the association between glucose metabolism disorders in early adults (20 years old) and physiological and environmental factors, including body mass i...

    Authors: Tomoko Kasahara, Hiromasa Tsujiguchi, Yumie Takeshita, Akinori Hara, Keita Suzuki, Nobuhiko Narukawa, Koichiro Hayashi, Masateru Miyagi, Atsushi Asai, Yohei Yamada, Haruki Nakamura, Fumihiko Suzuki, Kim-Oanh Pham, Toshio Hamagishi, Masaharu Nakamura, Aki Shibata…
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:40
  12. Diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) is one of the most common chronic microvascular complications in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Hence, the present study aimed to investigate the association between Seru...

    Authors: Haniye Sadat Fayazi, Maryam Yaseri, Seyyede Sahere Mortazavi, Zahra Sharifhassan and Ali-Sina Assadinia
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:39
  13. Components of the RAAS may influence bone metabolism. Different roles of the RAAS are found in patients with primary aldosteronism (PA), Gitelman syndrome (GS) and Bartter syndrome (BS). We collected inpatient...

    Authors: Wangna Tang, Yun Chai, Hongwei Jia, Baoping Wang, Tong Liu, Hao Wang and Chenlin Dai
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:38
  14. The current study was to evaluate the effects of canagliflozin and metformin on insulin resistance and visceral adipose tissue in people with newly-diagnosed type 2 diabetes.

    Authors: Zirui Hao, Yue Sun, Guiping Li, Yuli Shen, Yingzhen Wen and Yan Liu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:37
  15. Telenursing facilitates access to efficient care and acceptance and compliance with treatment at home. Given wide complications of lack of compliance with treatment in causing complications and progression of ...

    Authors: Negar Shahabi, Mitra Kolivand, Nader Salari and Parvin Abbasi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:36
  16. To ascertain the efficacy, safety, and immunogenicity from existing evidence via conducting a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials between biosimilar and originator insulins.

    Authors: Li-Jou Yang, Ta-Wei Wu, Chao-Hsiun Tang and Tzu-Rong Peng
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:35
  17. The ketogenic diet (KD) is characterized by fat as a substitute of carbohydrates for the primary energy source. There is a large number of overweight or obese people with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), while...

    Authors: Sumei Li, Guoxin Lin, Jinxing Chen, Zhenxin Chen, Feipeng Xu, Feng Zhu, Jintian Zhang and Shouping Yuan
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:34
  18. Bariatric surgery is considered to be the most effective treatment option for weight reduction in obese patients. Abdominal obesity is frequently accompanied by metabolic syndrome (MS). Adipokines are cell sig...

    Authors: Natalja Šebunova, Jelena Štšepetova, Tiiu Kullisaar, Kadri Suija, Anneli Rätsep, Igor Junkin, Hiie Soeorg, Margus Lember, Toomas Sillakivi and Reet Mändar
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:33
  19. Tumor-induced osteomalacia (TIO) is a rare, acquired disease of renal phosphate wasting and disturbed vitamin D homeostasis as a result of the action of a phosphaturic protein – FGF-23, produced by a neoplasm....

    Authors: Agnieszka Brociek-Piłczyńska, Dorota Brodowska-Kania, Kornel Szczygielski, Małgorzata Lorent, Grzegorz Zieliński, Piotr Kowalewski and Dariusz Jurkiewicz
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:31
  20. Idiopathic hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (IHH) is a type of congenital disease caused by a variety of gene variants leading to dysfunction in the secretion of hypothalamic gonadotropin-releasing hormones (GnRH...

    Authors: Qingxu Liu, Xiaoqin Yin and Pin Li
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:30

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  21. Adipocytes and their products, adipocytokines, play important roles in the generation and development of multiple myeloma (MM). Studies have demonstrated some adipocytokines to be associated with MM, although ...

    Authors: Rui Liu, Dandan Gao, Yang Lv, Meng Zhai and Aili He
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:29
  22. Diabetes distress (DD) is common and has considerable impacts on diabetes management. Unfortunately, DD is less discussed and frequently underestimated. This study evaluated the prevalence and predictors of DD...

    Authors: A. B. M. Kamrul-Hasan, Mohammad Abdul Hannan, Md Asaduzzaman, Mohammad Motiur Rahman, Muhammad Shah Alam, Mohammad Nurul Amin, Mohammed Ruhul Kabir, Palash Kumar Chanda, Nadia Jannat, Md Zahurul Haque, Sanjoy Ranjon Banik, Mohammad Jahid Hasan and Shahjada Selim
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:28
  23. Long stay in intensive care unit (ICU) is associated with poor outcomes, particularly in people with diabetes. It increases the financial burden of care and this is a challenge to the South Western Sydney regi...

    Authors: Uchechukwu L. Osuagwu, Matthew Xu, Milan K. Piya, Kingsley E. Agho and David Simmons
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:27
  24. Though many randomized control trials had examined the effectiveness and safety of taking insulin therapy with or without metformin, there are limited real-world data, especially among Chinese type 2 diabetes ...

    Authors: Puhong Zhang, Minyuan Chen, Heng Zhang, Yingying Luo, Dongshan Zhu, Xian Li, Jiachao Ji, Du Wang, Nadila Duolikun and Linong Ji
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:26
  25. There is only one documented case of intracranial hypertension (IH) and empty sella from cortisol-producing adrenal adenoma so far. And IH and empty sella caused by long-term exogenous hypercortisolism has nev...

    Authors: Naiqian Zhao, Weixia Yang, Xiaoyan Li, Li Wang and Ying Feng
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:24
  26. The differential diagnosis of IgG4-related hypophysitis and other inflammatory diseases or tumors involving sellar region is challenging even after sellar biopsy. Sellar germinoma is usually infiltrated by lym...

    Authors: Kang Chen, Yong Yao, Xinxin Mao, Hui You, Linjie Wang, Lian Duan, Kan Deng, Wen Zhang, Xin Lian and Huijuan Zhu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:23
  27. Regular exercise is a key element in the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Although the importance of regular exercises on glycemic control in people with diabetes is studied extensively, evidence...

    Authors: Dinithi Vidanage, Shamini Prathapan, Priyadarshika Hettiarachchi and Sudharshani Wasalathanthri
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:22
  28. The aim of this study is to investigate the prevalence of asymptomatic hyperuricemia in Qatar and to examine its association with changes in markers of dyslipidemia, prediabetes and subclinical inflammation.

    Authors: Yasemin Al Shanableh, Yehia Y. Hussein, Abdul Haseeb Saidwali, Maryam Al-Mohannadi, Budoor Aljalham, Hamnah Nurulhoque, Fahad Robelah, Areej Al-mansoori and Susu M. Zughaier
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:21
  29. While both DKA & CSDH/subdural hygroma/ are known to cause significant morbidity and mortality, there is no a study that shows the role & effect of DKA on CSDH/subdural hygroma/ & vice versa to authors’ best k...

    Authors: Mestet Yibeltal Shiferaw, Tsegazeab Laeke T/Mariam, Abenezer Tirsit Aklilu, Yemisirach Bizuneh Akililu and Bethelhem Yishak Worku
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:6
  30. We investigated the changes in blood glucose fluctuation, gastric emptying, and vascular endothelial function by switching from an exenatide twice-daily formulation (BID) to a once-weekly formulation (QW) sinc...

    Authors: Jun Inaishi, Yoshifumi Saisho, Yuusuke Watanabe, Tami Tsuchiya, Hironobu Sasaki, Tatsuhiro Masaoka and Hiroshi Itoh
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:20
  31. Participants’ study satisfaction is important for both compliance with study protocols and retention, but research on parent study satisfaction is rare. This study sought to identify factors associated with pa...

    Authors: Jessica Melin, Kristian F. Lynch, Markus Lundgren, Carin Andrén Aronsson, Helena Elding Larsson and Suzanne Bennett Johnson
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:19
  32. The alarming rise in the worldwide prevalence of obesity and associated type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) have reached epidemic portions. Diabetes in its many forms and T2DM have different physiological backgrou...

    Authors: Nasser Sakran, Yitka Graham, Tadeja Pintar, Wah Yang, Radwan Kassir, Edith M. Willigendael, Rishi Singhal, Zoë E. Kooreman, Dharmanand Ramnarain, Kamal Mahawar, Chetan Parmar, Brijesh Madhok and Sjaak Pouwels
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:9
  33. More than three decades of research and study for overcoming the problem of “non-acceptance/non-compliance” of patients has neither resolved nor reduced the severity of this problem. This phenomenological stud...

    Authors: Monire Davoodi, Behnaz Dindamal, Hossein Dargahi and Farzad Faraji-Khiavi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:18
  34. Although there is some evidence that vitamin D deficiency is highly prevalent in the Middle East, however its health impact is still not clear. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence, causes and he...

    Authors: Salah Gariballa, Javed Yasin, Ghada Abluwi and Awad Al Essa
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:17
  35. Patients with primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) and impaired kidney function (estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) < 60 mL/min) are offered parathyroidectomy (PTX) to protect them from further complica...

    Authors: Josephine Matzen, Lise Sofie Bislev, Tanja Sikjær, Lars Rolighed, Mette Friberg Hitz, Pia Eiken, Anne Pernille Hermann, Jens-Erik Beck Jensen, Bo Abrahamsen and Lars Rejnmark
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:14
  36. Research regarding the association between severe obesity and in-hospital mortality is inconsistent. We evaluated the impact of body mass index (BMI) levels on mortality in the medical wards. The analysis was ...

    Authors: Shelly Soffer, Eyal Zimlichman, Benjamin S. Glicksberg, Orly Efros, Matthew A. Levin, Robert Freeman, David L. Reich and Eyal Klang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:13
  37. The aim of this study was to determine the differences in biochemical parameters and diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) severity in adult patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes and utilization of serum BHB as a bio...

    Authors: Atchara Charoenpiriya, Laor Chailurkit and Boonsong Ongphiphadhanakul
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:7
  38. Whether Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT) affects the lymph node metastasis of papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) remains uncertain. The diagnostic criteria for HT differed in previous studies. Our study focused on ...

    Authors: Lirong Wang, Jiawen Chen, Xin Yuan, Juan Wang, Lei Sun, Jue Jiang, Lin Zhang, Min Liu and Qi Zhou
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:12
  39. Primary macronodular adrenal hyperplasia (PMAH), previously termed ACTH-independent macronodular adrenal hyperplasia (AIMAH), is a rare cause of Cushing’s syndrome usually characterized by functioning adrenal ...

    Authors: Xiao-Gang Tan, Jie Zhu and Liang Cui
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:11
  40. Glucocorticoid (GC)-induced hyperglycemia is a frequent adverse effect in hospitalized patients. Guidelines recommend insulin treatment to a target range of 6–10 mmol/L (108–180 mg/dl), but efficacies of parti...

    Authors: Franzisca Merkofer, Tristan Struja, Neele Delfs, Carlos C. Spagnuolo, Jason F. Hafner, Kevin Kupferschmid, Ciril Baechli, Philipp Schuetz, Beat Mueller and Claudine A. Blum
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:8
  41. Prophylactic central lymph node dissection (PCND) was a basic consensus for patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) in China. However, unilateral or bilateral central lymph node dissection (CND) was st...

    Authors: Shouyi Yan, Jiafan Yu, Wenxin Zhao, Bo Wang and Liyong Zhang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:5
  42. Reduced skeletal muscle has been suggested as a potential risk factor for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Serum creatinine is the primary metabolite of creatine in skeletal muscle. Therefore, low serum creati...

    Authors: Do Kyeong Song, Young Sun Hong, Yeon-Ah Sung and Hyejin Lee
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:4
  43. Pituitary adenomas impose a burden of morbidity on patients and characterizing the molecular mechanisms underlying its pathogenesis received remarkable attention. Despite the appealing role of necroptosis as a...

    Authors: Mohammad E. Khamseh, Alireza Sheikhi, Zahra Shahsavari, Mohammad Ghorbani, Hamideh Akbari, Mehrnaz Imani, Mahshid Panahi, Alimohammad Alimohammadi, Maryam Ameri, Shima Nazem, Vahid Salimi and Masoumeh Tavakoli-Yaraki
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:1

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