Hormone Replacement Therapy Tied to Hearing Loss
Older age at menopause also appeared to increase the risk, study found Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hearing Disorders and Deafness, Hormone Replacement Therapy, Menopause
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AbstractPurpose of ReviewThe purpose of this article is to review of intravaginal DHEA (prasterone), which has been recently FDA approved for the treatment of moderate to severe dyspareunia. The review includes the epidemiology, pathophysiology, and treatment of GSM and summarizes the safety and efficacy of the newest available treatment, intravaginal DHEA.Recent FindingsDHEA is believed to act through an intracrine mechanism, being metabolized and inactivated intracellularly into both androgens and estrogens. When administered intravaginally, DHEA is believed to result in local action, without impact on systemic hormonal ...
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ConclusionsThis case series assessment found a suggestive causal relationship between hydrochlorothiazide and hearing disorder. Taking the inherent limitations of this study into account, results should be interpreted with caution and further studies are required to validate the safety signal.
Authors: Nakamura S, Tsujioka H, Fukami T, Goto M, Matsuoka R, Eguchi F Abstract The authors here report a 54-year-old (gravida 0, para 0), who claimed to have had her menarche at age 13 and menopause at 52 years. Two months prior to presentation, the subject first noticed a hard but elastic fist-sized mass in the left inguinal region that gradually grew, causing pressure-related pain. Although the external genitalia appeared female, the vagina was short and blind-ending, and no uterus or ovaries were identified on transvaginal ultrasound. Chromosome banding results (G-band method) showed 46XY. Laparoscopy revealed...