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  1. The association between segmental body composition and bone mineral density (BMD) remains uncertain. The primary aim of this cross-sectional investigation was to elucidate the connection between segmental body...

    Authors: Yanze Lin, Xun Wang, Ruiji Wu, Jinlei Zhou and Fabo Feng
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:246
  2. Maintaining the quality of life is the main objective of managing type 2 diabetes (T2DM) (QoL). Since it is a key factor in patient motivation and adherence, treatment-related QoL has always been considered wh...

    Authors: Asima Khan, Muhammad Adnan Kanpurwala, Riasat Ali Khan, Najum F. Mahmudi, Verumal Lohano, Shakeel Ahmed, Majid Khan, Fareed Uddin, Syed Mohammad Ali, Maliha Saghir, Syed Hussain Baqar Abidi and Jahanzeb Kamal
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:244
  3. Patients with bilateral primary aldosteronism (PA) generally are treated with antihypertensive drugs, but optimal treatment for patients with complications due to refractory hypertension has not been establish...

    Authors: Seiji Hoshi, Akifumi Onagi, Ryo Tanji, Ruriko Honda-Takinami, Kanako Matsuoka, Junya Hata, Yuichi Sato, Hidenori Akaihata, Masao Kataoka, Soichiro Ogawa and Yoshiyuki Kojima
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:243
  4. Primary acquired hypothyroidism in children manifests with a myriad of clinical presentations. Clinical features can be insidious in nature, often under the guise of non-specific presentations to other subspec...

    Authors: R. R. Pravin, Sheau Yun Kan, Ser Yee Soh, Daniel Chan and Rashida Farhad Vasanwala
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:242
  5. Hyperandrogenism and supraphysiologic glucocorticoid replacement may lead to subclinical atherosclerosis in people with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) and predispose the development of cardiovascular dis...

    Authors: Tania M. Espinosa Reyes, Alba Katherine Pesántez Velepucha, Julio Oscar Cabrera Rego, Wendy Valdés Gómez, Emma Domínguez Alonso and Henrik Falhammar
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:241
  6. Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) associated with diabetes mellitus (DM) is common among older adults, and self-management is critical to controlling disease progression. However, both MCI and DM are heterogeneo...

    Authors: Yun-xian Wang, Ji-xing Liang, Rong Lin, Yuan-jiao Yan, Hong Li and Ming-feng Chen
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:240
  7. Autoantibodies develop in autoimmune diseases, cancer, diabetes mellitus (DM), and atherosclerosis-related diseases. However, autoantibody biomarkers have not been successfully examined for diagnosis and therapy.

    Authors: Toshiki Namiki, Minoru Takemoto, Aiko Hayashi, Hiroki Yamagata, Takahiro Ishikawa, Koutaro Yokote, Shu-Yang Li, Masaaki Kubota, Bo-Shi Zhang, Yoichi Yoshida, Tomoo Matsutani, Seiichiro Mine, Toshio Machida, Yoshio Kobayashi, Jiro Terada, Akira Naito…
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:239
  8. The prevalence of childhood obesity and overweight has risen globally, leading to increased rates of metabolic disorders. Various factors, including genetic, epigenetic, and environmental influences such as di...

    Authors: Feifei Ma, Dingding Cao, Zhuo Liu, Yuanyuan Li, Shengrong Ouyang and Jianxin Wu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:238
  9. The pineal lesion affecting melatonin is a rare cause of central precocious puberty by decreasing the inhibition of hypothalamic–pituitary–gonadal axis. Germ cell tumor secreting human chorionic gonadotropin i...

    Authors: Han Chen, Cai-Yan Mo and Li-yong Zhong
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:237
  10. Erectile dysfunction is defined as the inability to achieve and/or maintain an erection of sufficient rigidity and duration to permit satisfactory sexual performance. The purpose of this study is to assess the...

    Authors: Telila Mesfin, Yohannes Tekalegn, Ahmednur Adem, Kenbon Seyoum, Girma Geta, Biniyam Sahiledengle, Eshetu Mesfin, Demisu Zenbaba, Fikreab Desta, Girma Beressa, Mesfin Tsegaye, Neway Ejigu and Degefa Gomora
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:236
  11. The global prevalence of childhood obesity has exhibited a troubling surge in recent years. Due to the raised questions regarding its potential correlation with infertility in adulthood, this systematic review...

    Authors: Farzad Pourghazi, Maysa Eslami, Sammy Mohammadi, Reza Ghoreshi, Hanieh-Sadat Ejtahed and Mostafa Qorbani
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:235
  12. Hyperglycemic crises are associated with high morbidity and mortality. Previous studies have proposed methods to predict adverse outcomes of patients in hyperglycemic crises; however, artificial intelligence (...

    Authors: Chin-Chuan Hsu, Yuan Kao, Chien-Chin Hsu, Chia-Jung Chen, Shu-Lien Hsu, Tzu-Lan Liu, Hung-Jung Lin, Jhi-Joung Wang, Chung-Feng Liu and Chien-Cheng Huang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:234
  13. This single-center retrospective cohort study aimed to describe the findings and validity of Bilateral inferior petrosal sinus sampling (BIPSS) in the differential diagnosis of patients with ACTH-dependent Cus...

    Authors: Mohammadali Tavakoli Ardakani, Soghra Rabizadeh, Amirhossein Yadegar, Fatemeh Mohammadi, Sahar Karimpour Reyhan, Reihane Qahremani, Hossein Ghanaati, Alireza Esteghamati and Manouchehr Nakhjavani
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:232
  14. Diabetes is widely recognized as one of the most pressing public health concerns globally. To manage blood glucose levels and reduce subsequent complications and mortality rates, self-management mechanisms hav...

    Authors: Sima Rafiei, Saber Souri, Zahra Nejatifar and Mohammad Amerzadeh
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:231
  15. Podocyte apoptosis is one of the important pathological mechanisms of diabetic kidney disease (DKD). Acteoside (Act), a major active component of Rehmannia glutinosa leaves total glycoside, has a strong renopr...

    Authors: Xiaoya Li, Zhilong Liu, Zhixiu He, Xiaocheng Wang, Rongshan Li, Junwei Wang, Guiqiao Ma, Peipei Zhang and Chanjuan Ma
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:230
  16. New-onset diabetes in youth encompasses type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, monogenic diabetes, and rarer subtypes like Type B insulin resistance syndrome and ketosis-prone atypical diabetes in African populatio...

    Authors: Fanny Luterbacher, Jean-Louis Blouin and Valerie M. Schwitzgebel
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:228
  17. Recent studies have revealed some conflicting results about the health effects of caffeine. These studies are inconsistent in terms of design and population and source of consumed caffeine. In the current stud...

    Authors: Shadia Hamoud Alshahrani, Yasir A. Atia, Raheem Atiya Badir, Sami G. Almalki, Nahla A Tayyib, Sana Shahab, Rosario Mireya Romero-Parra, Mohammed Kadhem Abid, Beneen M. Hussien and Pushpamala Ramaiah
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:227
  18. Familial dysalbuminemic hyperthyroxinemia (FDH) is an autosomal dominant disease characterised by an abnormally increased affinity of albumin for serum thyroxine. Assay interference and differential diagnosis ...

    Authors: Yuanmeng Li, Yue Chi, Xiaofeng Chai, He Liu, Naishi Li and Xiaolan Lian
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:226
  19. Peripheral neuropathy is not only the most prevalent consequence of diabetes but also the main reason for foot ulceration, disability, and amputation. Therefore, the current study aims to determine the effecti...

    Authors: Sajad Hassanzadeh, Soraya Bagheri, Seyed Majid Ahmadi, Seyed Ahmadreza Ahmadi, Isaac Moradishibany, Hosein Dolatkhah and Sajjad Reisi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:224
  20. Pregnant women are more susceptible to iron deficiency (ID), and it can lead to several maternal and perinatal adverse effects. There are some published data on the effect of ID on thyroid function, but none o...

    Authors: Wisal Abbas, Abdelmageed Elmugabil, Hamdan Z. Hamdan, Duria A. Rayis and Ishag Adam
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:223
  21. To investigate associations between parenting styles during childhood and diabetes in adulthood in a Japanese community.

    Authors: Mao Shibata, Masako Hosoi, Kozo Anno, Naoki Hirabayashi, Yoichiro Hirakawa, Hiroshi Kawata, Rie Iwaki, Ryoko Sawamoto, Nobuyuki Sudo and Toshiharu Ninomiya
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:222

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  22. Thyroid dysfunction is the leading endocrine disorder worldwide. Iodine deficiency disorders, which were once the major etiology of thyroid dysfunctions, now have been succeeded by autoimmune thyroid diseases ...

    Authors: Vijay Kumar Sharma, Apeksha Niraula, Eans Tara Tuladhar, Aseem Bhattarai, Mithileshwer Raut, Raju Kumar Dubey, Sujata Baidya and Naresh Parajuli
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:221
  23. Epidemiological evidence shows a robust relationship between cognitive dysfunction and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). This study identified major risk factors that might prevent or ameliorate T2DM-associated...

    Authors: Fanyuan Ma, Qian Zhang, Juan Shi, Shuaifeng Li, Liping Wu and Hua Zhang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:220
  24. A scoping review from 2021 identified a lack of studies on the incidence, prevention and management of hypoglycaemia in home-dwelling older people with diabetes. The aim of this study was to investigate the fr...

    Authors: Mari Fløde, Monica Hermann, Anne Haugstvedt, Eirik Søfteland, Jannicke Igland, Anders Åsberg, Trond Geir Jenssen and Marit Graue
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:218
  25. Genome-wide association studies in Western countries indicate a considerable impact of variations in vitamin D binding protein (GC) genes on serum concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D). We aimed to i...

    Authors: Golaleh Asghari, Emad Yuzbashian, Leila Najd-Hassan-Bonab, Parvin Mirmiran, Maryam S. Daneshpour and Fereidoun Azizi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:217
  26. The prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM) is dramatically increasing around the world, and patients are getting younger with changes in living standards and lifestyle. This study summarized and analyzed the cli...

    Authors: Wenjing Dong, Saichun Zhang, Shiju Yan, Zhizhuang Zhao, Zengqiang Zhang and Weijun Gu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:216
  27. Studies reporting the effects of metabolic surgery, lifestyle intervention, and intensive insulin therapy for the remission of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) has been increasing, with fruitful results better conducted...

    Authors: Xue Yang, Zhiwei He, Li Yuan, Wenbin Huang, Doudou Li, Pingping Xiang, Yu Chen, Guofang Chen and Chao Liu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:215
  28. Idiopathic hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (IHH) is a rare congenital or acquired genetic disorder caused by gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) deficiency. IHH patients are divided into two major groups, hypo...

    Authors: Qingqing Tian, Jingjing Tang, Lihong Wang, Jiaojiao Liu, Xiangshan Li, Zhuozhuo Cao and Zhufang Tian
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:213
  29. Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and autoimmune thyroid disease (AITD) are the two most prevalent coexisting autoimmune diseases due to their similar pathogenesis. Considering the potential effect of AITD on the seve...

    Authors: Mohammad Amin Yazdanifar, Mahsa Bagherzadeh-Fard, Mohammad Amin Habibi, Mostafa Vahedian, Mohammad Bagherzadeh and Maryam Masoumi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:212
  30. Type 1 diabetes (T1D) in youth is becoming a public health problem in Sub-Saharan Africa, including Burkina Faso. However, little is known about the level of knowledge of these patients on T1D. This study aime...

    Authors: Daniel Zemba, Yempabou Sagna, Solo Traore, Lassane Zoungrana, D. Patricia Somé, S. Aimée Kissou, Oumar Guira and Téné Marceline Yaméogo
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:210
  31. Insulin resistance (IR) is one of the risk factors for chronic kidney disease (CKD) and diabetes. The triglyceride–glucose (TyG) index is considered a reliable alternative marker of IR. We investigated the cor...

    Authors: Xiuli Fu, Zihui Xu, Qin Tan, Wei Wei and Zhongjing Wang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:209
  32. Poor glycemic control increases the risk of acute metabolic derangements and long-term consequences, which are the main causes of morbidity and mortality. Maintaining adequate glycemic control is challenging f...

    Authors: Betelhem Demeke Habteyohans, Betre Shimelis Hailu, Fentahun Meseret, Ahmed Mohammed, Yeshi Berhanu, Ayichew Alemu, Gadissa Tolosa, Mulualem Keneni and Assefa Desalew
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:208
  33. This multi-center, cross-sectional study intended to explore the prevalence and risk factors of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and metabolic dysfunction-associated fatty liver disease (MAFLD) in pati...

    Authors: Xinyu Hong, Zaixin Guo and Qi Yu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:207
  34. The predisposition of humans to metabolic syndrome is affected by many factors, including diet and lifestyle. Fermentable oligosaccharides, disaccharides, monosaccharides, and polyols (FODMAPs) are a set of ca...

    Authors: Reyhaneh Mokhtari Hemami, Amir Shakarami, Abnoos Mokhtari Ardekani, Sara Aghaii, Dorna Makarem, Negin Nikrad, Mahdieh Abbasalizad Farhangi and Mohammad Sadegh Pour Abbasi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:206
  35. Existing research provides conflicting evidence regarding the relationship between estimated branched-chain amino acid (BCAA) intake and metabolic, glycemic markers, and anthropometric characteristics. This re...

    Authors: Ensiye Soleimani, Fariborz Rashnoo, Mahdieh Abbasalizad Farhangi, Babak Hosseini, Faria Jafarzadeh, Amir Shakarami and Yoones Sadabadi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:205
  36. Metabolic dysfunction associated with fatty liver disease (MAFLD) is often correlated with obesity and hyperuricemia. The present study aimed to determine the association between serum uric acid (SUA) and cent...

    Authors: Min Tao, Jing Liu, Xingyu Chen, Qing Wang, Miao He, Wenwen Chen, Cong Wang and Lili Zhang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:204
  37. Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) frequently coexists with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and synergistically contributes to the development of atherosclerosis. Flow-mediated dilation (FMD) is a common...

    Authors: Zeinab Montazeri, Nahid Hashemi-Madani, Hamed Iraji, Masoudreza Sohrabi, Fariba Alaei-Shahmiri, Zahra Emami, Mohammad Reza Babaei, Mojtaba Malek and Mohammad E. Khamseh
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2023 23:202
  38. 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
  39. 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
  40. 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
  41. 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
  42. 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

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