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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. Diabetes mellitus affects 13% of American adults. To address the complex care requirements necessary to avoid diabetes-related morbidity, the American Diabetes Association recommends utilization of multidiscip...

    Authors: Alexandra Halalau, Melda Sonmez, Ahsan Uddin, Patrick Karabon, Zachary Scherzer and Scott Keeney
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:69
  29. Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1) syndrome is a rare, complex genetic disorder characterized by increased predisposition to tumorigenesis in multiple endocrine and non-endocrine tissues. Diagnosis an...

    Authors: Rasika Ranaweerage, Shehan Perera and Harsha Sathischandra
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:68
  30. Circular RNA (circRNA) has been shown to mediate diabetic nephropathy (DN) development by regulating renal tubular epithelial cells (RTECs) injury. However, the role and mechanism of circ_0000064 in high gluco...

    Authors: Huanlan Wang, Shenghua Huang, Taotao Hu, Shizhi Fei and Huanqiao Zhang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:67
  31. Brown tumour is a rare tumour-like lesion of the bone, which is considered as an end-stage lesion of abnormal bone metabolism caused by persistently high parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels. Brown tumour can be f...

    Authors: Yanchun Zhong, Yuxi Huang, Jiaquan Luo and Yongjun Ye
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:66
  32. Early diagnosis of lymphoma involving the central nervous system is sometimes difficult but emergent to avoid the delay of therapeutic initiation. Pituitary insufficiencies are usually associated with lymphoma...

    Authors: Shohei Kishimoto, Shuhei Morita, Chiaki Kurimoto, Chie Kitahara, Tomoya Tsuji, Shinsuke Uraki, Ken Takeshima, Yasushi Furukawa, Hiroshi Iwakura, Hiroto Furuta, Masahiro Nishi and Taka-aki Matsuoka
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:65
  33. Given the increasing prevalence of diabetes and obesity worldwide, the deleterious effects of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are becoming a growing challenge for public health. NAFLD is the most com...

    Authors: Sjaak Pouwels, Nasser Sakran, Yitka Graham, Angela Leal, Tadeja Pintar, Wah Yang, Radwan Kassir, Rishi Singhal, Kamal Mahawar and Dharmanand Ramnarain
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:63
  34. Serum extracellular vesicle (EV)-derived arginase 1 (ARG 1) plays a critical role in diabetes-associated endothelial dysfunction. This study was performed to determine the levels of serum EV-derived ARG 1 in T...

    Authors: Xinwei Li, Wen Zhao, Lu Peng, Yu Li, Shaoping Nie, Huahui Yu, Yanwen Qin and Huina Zhang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:62
  35. An increasing number of patients in hospital have diabetes, with most of them cared for by non-specialist staff. The effect of diabetes education for staff on patient outcomes, as well as the most effective me...

    Authors: Milan K. Piya, Therese Fletcher, Kyaw P. Myint, Reetu Zarora, Dahai Yu and David Simmons
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:61
  36. Diabetes group visits (GVs) are a promising way to deliver high quality care but have been understudied in community health centers (CHCs), across multiple sites, or with a focus on patient-centered outcomes.

    Authors: Arshiya A. Baig, Erin M. Staab, Amanda Benitez, Sarah P. Hermans, Sandra A. Ham, Wen Wan, Amanda Campbell, Cynthia T. Schaefer and Michael T. Quinn
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:60
  37. This study aimed to determine the association of urinary microalbumin concentrations with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), metabolic syndrome (MetS), and its phenotypes. The optimum cut-off values of urinary m...

    Authors: Zahra Gaeini, Zahra Bahadoran, Parvin Mirmiran, Reza Norouzirad, Asghar Ghasemi and Fereidoun Azizi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:59
  38. In recent years, many studies have shown that insulin resistance is related to the occurrence of thyroid cancer, but there are few reports on whether the two are related under the premise that thyroid function...

    Authors: Ning Xu, Haixia Liu, Yuan Wang and Yimiao Xue
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:58
  39. Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH), characterized by defective adrenal steroidogenesis, is transmitted in an autosomal recessive manner. Mutations in the steroid 21-hydroxylase gene CYP21A2 causing steroid 21-h...

    Authors: Tiantian Cheng, Jing Liu, Wenwen Sun, Guangyao Song and Huijuan Ma
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:57
  40. Diabetic neuropathy is one of the most common causes of neuropathic pain. LANSS, sLANSS, DN4 and painDETECT are scales which are commonly used worldwide. There are not many studies comparing these screening to...

    Authors: Zeynep Ünlütürk, Saadet Nur Sena Öztekin, Hakan Alkan, Hande Şenol, Selin Betaş and Çağdaş Erdoğan
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:56
  41. The study was aimed at investigating the potential role of chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis (CLT) in papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) aggressiveness for patients aged below 55, as well as to figure out factors in...

    Authors: Bing’e Ma, Xiyi Chen, Zhengping Zhao, Xiaoyang Yin, Qin Ji, Yifan Zhou, Chaoqun Ma and Jianhua Wang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:55
  42. The goals of glycemic management for patients with diabetes are to prevent or delay complications and optimize quality of life. However, in clinical practice, the recommended glycemic control target is difficu...

    Authors: Rodas Getachew Abera, Eyouel Shimeles Demesse and Wako Dedecha Boko
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:54
  43. 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
  44. In adult population, Growth Hormone Deficiency (GHD) is a complex clinical condition with heterogeneity of causes and duration. Growth Hormone (GH) replacement therapy has beneficial effects entailing a chroni...

    Authors: Flavia Pricci, Daniela Rotondi, Marika Villa, Arianna Valerio, Elvira Agazio and Paolo Roazzi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:52

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