An atypical and bilateral presentation of Charcot foot disease
Charcot neuropathic osteoarthropathy (CNO) is one of the most devastating complications of neuropathy in patients with diabetes. Establishing diagnosis of CNO is difficult, due to the lack of clear clinical an... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - September 5, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: C. V. Loupa, E. Meimeti, A. Kokas, E. D. Voyatzoglou and A. Donou Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Does a restricted energy low glycemic index diet have a different effect on overweight women with or without polycystic ovary syndrome?
Obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) may face additional barriers in achieving weight loss. We aimed to compare the effects of the hypocaloric low glycemic index (LGI) diet on anthropometric varia... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - September 2, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Farnaz Shishehgar, Parvin Mirmiran, Maryam Rahmati, Maryam Tohidi and Fahimeh Ramezani Tehrani Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluation of the thyroid characteristics of patients with growth hormone-secreting adenomas
Acromegaly is highly associated with thyroid disorders. However, the clinical characteristics of thyroid nodules in individuals with acromegaly who present with thyroid diseases have not been completely elucid... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - September 2, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Dianshuang Xu, Bolin Wu, Xiaoju Li, Yunjiu Cheng, Dubo Chen, Yuefeng Fang, Qiu Du, Zhiyong Chen and Xiaodong Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Cholecystectomy versus central obesity or insulin resistance in relation to the risk of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: the third US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
Cholecystectomy, central obesity, and insulin resistance (IR) are established risk factors for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). We aimed to examine the relative contributions and combined association ... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - September 2, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wenzhu Yue, Xingxing Sun and Tingting Du Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Severe hypertriglyceridemia in a subject with disturbed life style and poor glycemic control without recurrence of acute pancreatitis: a case report
Hypertriglyceridemia is often observed as the result of lipid abnormality and frequently associated with other lipid and metabolic disorders. Aggravation of hypertriglyceridemia is caused by various conditions... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - August 30, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Shintaro Irie, Takatoshi Anno, Fumiko Kawasaki, Ryo Shigemoto, Shuhei Nakanishi, Kohei Kaku and Hideaki Kaneto Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Determinants of poor glycemic control among adult patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Jimma University Medical Center, Jimma zone, south west Ethiopia: a case control study
In 2015 approximately 5.0 million people were estimated to have died from diabetes. Poor glycemic control is the most determinant of diabetes-related complication and death. The percentage of patients whose bl... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - August 29, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Yitagesu Mamo, Fekede Bekele, Tadesse Nigussie and Ameha Zewudie Tags: Research article Source Type: research

An in-depth analysis of glycosylated haemoglobin level, body mass index and left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in patients with type 2 diabetes
Glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c) has a detrimental impact on the myocardium with left ventricular (LV) diastolic dysfunction. Obesity is a risk factor of type 2 diabetes. To understand the relationships between... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - August 27, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Xin Zuo, Xueting Liu, Runtian Chen, Huiting Ou, Jiabao Lai, Youming Zhang and Dewen Yan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association of diabetes-related kidney disease with cardiovascular and non-cardiovascular outcomes: a retrospective cohort study
Diabetes-related kidney disease is associated with end-stage renal disease and mortality, but opportunities remain to quantify its association with cardiovascular and non-cardiovascular morbidity outcomes. (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - August 27, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: James B. Wetmore, Suying Li, Thanh G. N. Ton, Yi Peng, Michael K. Hansen, Cheryl Neslusan, Ralph Riley, Jiannong Liu and David T. Gilbertson Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Endothelial cell-specific molecule-1 as an invasiveness marker for pituitary null cell adenoma
Endothelial cell-specific molecule-1 (ESM-1) is a biomarker associated with tumor progression in pituitary adenoma. We specifically focused on one type of pituitary adenoma, namely null cell adenoma (NCA) and ... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - August 27, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Shousen Wang, Zhifeng Wu, Liangfeng Wei and Jianhe Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Glycated hemoglobin versus oral glucose tolerance test in the identification of subjects with prediabetes in Qatari population
Subjects with prediabetes are at increased risk of future T2DM and cardiovascular disease (CVD) compared to NGT individuals. The OGTT (FPG  = 100–125 and 2 h-PG = 140–199 mg/dl) and HbA1c 5.7–6.4% have been use... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - August 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Saadallah Iskandar, Ayman Migahid, Dalia Kamal, Osama Megahed, Ralph A. DeFronzo, Mahmoud Zirie, Amin Jayyousi, Mahmood Al Jaidah and Muhammad Abdul-Ghani Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Thyroid primary and metastatic malignant tumours of poor prognosis may mimic subacute thyroiditis - time to change the diagnostic criteria: case reports and a review of the literature
The diagnosis of subacute thyroiditis (SAT) is based mainly on the presence of painful thyroid goitre and a significant increase in erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR). Proceeding according to these diagnosti... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - August 6, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Magdalena Stasiak, Renata Michalak and Andrzej Lewinski Tags: Case report Source Type: research

The longitudinal effect of subclinical hypothyroidism on urine microalbumin-to-urine creatinine ratio in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
In patients with diabetes mellitus, the urinary microalbumin-to-urine creatinine ratio (UACR) can not only predict the occurrence of diabetic nephropathy but also can be a risk factor for cardiovascular diseas... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - August 5, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Juan Xie, Xiaoqing Wang, Yiyuan Zhang, Hailun Li, Yong Xu and Donghui Zheng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Distinction of cardiometabolic profiles among people ≥75 years with type 2 diabetes: a latent profile analysis
Older patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus represent a heterogeneous group in terms of metabolic profile. It makes glucose-lowering-therapy (GLT) complex to manage, as it needs to be individualised according... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - August 5, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Antoine CHRISTIAENS, Michel P. HERMANS, Benoit BOLAND and S éverine HENRARD Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association between lifestyle and thyroid dysfunction: a cross-sectional epidemiologic study in the She ethnic minority group of Fujian Province in China
Thyroid dysfunction is one of the prevalent endocrine disorders. The relationship between lifestyle factors and thyroid dysfunction was not clear and some of the factors seemed paradoxical. (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 30, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Yanling Huang, Liangchun Cai, Yuanyuan Zheng, Jinxing Pan, Liantao Li, Liyao Zong, Wei Lin, Jixing Liang, Huibin Huang, Junping Wen and Gang Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A rare lethal case of severe acute necrotizing pancreatitis due to a parathyroid adenoma in a third-trimester pregnant woman
Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT), which is mostly caused by a parathyroid adenoma, is fairly common in postmenopausal women but is relatively rare in pregnant women. PHPT-induced pancreatitis during pregnanc... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 29, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Jun Yang, Meng-jie Dong and Feng Chen Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Hyperkalemia in a patient with myasthenia gravis: case presentation
Myasthenia gravis (MG) is the most common disorder of neuromuscular transmission, and it is typified by fluctuating degrees and variable combinations of weakness in the ocular, bulbar, limb, and respiratory mu... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 26, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mi-Chu Lin, Ming-Hsien Tsai, Jyh-Gang Leu and Yu-Wei Fang Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Investigating the risk of bone fractures in elderly patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a retrospective study
Elderly patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) experience fractures more frequently than elderly individuals without diabetes. Fractures requiring hospitalization greatly affect quality of life, and alt... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 26, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Takeshi Horii, Makiko Iwasawa, Yusuke Kabeya, Jyunichi Shimizu and Koichiro Atsuda Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluation and refinement of the PRESTARt tool for identifying 12 –14 year olds at high lifetime risk of developing type 2 diabetes compared to a clinicians assessment of risk: a cross-sectional study
Traditionally Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) was associated with older age, but is now being increasingly diagnosed in younger populations due to the increasing prevalence of obesity and inactivity. We aimed ... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 25, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Laura J. Gray, Emer M. Brady, Olatz Albaina, Charlotte L. Edwardson, Deirdre Harrington, Kamlesh Khunti, Joanne Miksza, Jo ão Filipe Raposo, Ellesha Smith, Andriani Vazeou, Itziar Vergara, Susann Weihrauch-Blüher and Melanie J. Davies Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The effect of insulin degludec on risk of symptomatic nocturnal hypoglycaemia in adults with type 1 diabetes and high risk of nocturnal severe hypoglycaemia (the HypoDeg trial): study rationale and design
Hypoglycaemia, especially nocturnal, remains the main limiting factor of achieving good glycaemic control in type 1 diabetes. (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 23, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Rikke Mette Agesen, Amra Ciric Alibegovic, Henrik Ullits Andersen, Henning Beck-Nielsen, Peter Gustenhoff, Troels Krarup Hansen, Christoffer Hedetoft, Tonny Jensen, Claus Bogh Juhl, Susanne S øgaard Lerche, Kirsten Nørgaard, Hans-Henrik Parving, Lise Ta Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

C - reactive protein and interleukin - 6 levels among human immunodeficiency virus -infected patients with dysglycemia in Tanzania
Chronic inflammation has been associated with dysglycemia among people living with HIV (PLHIV). There is however, limited data regarding this phenomenon in sub-Sahara Africa (SSA). Therefore we assessed the le... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Lilian Nkinda, Kirtika Patel, Benson Njuguna, Jean Pierre Ngangali, Peter Memiah, George M. Bwire, Mtebe V. Majigo, Mucho Mizinduko, Sonak D. Pastakia and Eligius Lyamuya Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The relationship between non-alcoholic fatty liver and skeletal muscle mass to visceral fat area ratio in women with type 2 diabetes
Sarcopenic obesity, central obesity combined with decreased skeletal muscle mass, is identified to be associated with metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular diseases; however, its role in the occurrence of non-... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Xiaoyou Su, Jing Xu and Chao Zheng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Protocol: investigating the effectiveness and cost benefit of a lifestyle intervention targeting type 2 diabetes in Australia
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) has become an endemic disease. A number of interrelated factors increase the risk of the onset of T2DM, however much of the pathogenesis of the disease is associated with lifest... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 15, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Linda Cloete, Brett G. Mitchell and Darren Morton Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Association of insulin, C-peptide and blood lipid patterns in patients with impaired glucose regulation
To investigate any associations between blood glucose (BG) and lipid levels in patients with different glucose tolerance statuses, including type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and impaired glucose regulation (IGR) cases a... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 15, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Shujin Wang, Guohong Li, Hong Zuo, Hua Yang, Lei Ma, Jia Feng, Yu Niu, Liming Ma, Songfang Liu, Ting Qi and Xufeng Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The pubertal development mode of Chinese girls with turner syndrome undergoing hormone replacement therapy
This study... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 11, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Song Guo, Jun Zhang, Yanhong Li, Huamei Ma, Qiuli Chen, Hongshan Chen and Minlian Du Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Relationship between inflammatory markers and mild cognitive impairment in Chinese patients with type 2 diabetes: a case-control study
Several studies have indicated that inflammatory markers were associated with the risk of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in type 2 diabetes (T2D). Serum folate was related to MCI as well as inflammation. Howe... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 11, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Miaoyan Zheng, Baocheng Chang, Liqiang Tian, Chunyan Shan, Hui Chen, Yuxia Gao, Guowei Huang and Meilin Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Metabolic encephalopathy secondary to diabetic ketoacidosis: a case report
Metabolic encephalopathy is a rare but potentially devastating complication of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). This case highlights the dramatic cognitive decline of a young man due to metabolic encephalopathy co... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 2, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Maria Tomkins, Richard McCormack, Karen O ’Connell, Amar Agha and Áine Merwick Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Associations between cardiorespiratory fitness and weight loss in patients with severe obesity undergoing an intensive lifestyle intervention program: retrospective cohort study
To assess the association between cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and weight changes in treatment seeking patients with severe obesity who underwent a 1-year intensive lifestyle intervention (ILI) program. (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Jarle Berge, Øyvind Støren, Jens K. Hertel, Espen Gjevestad, Milada Cvancarova Småstuen and Jøran Hjelmesæth Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Polycystic ovary syndrome is a risk factor for sarcopenic obesity: a case control study
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the most common endocrine disorder in young women and increases risk of cardiovascular and metabolic disease, and infertility. Women with PCOS share many characteristics com... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - July 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Laura E. McBreairty, Philip D. Chilibeck, Julianne J. Gordon, Donna R. Chizen and Gordon A. Zello Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Improvement in cognitive impairment following the successful treatment of endogenous Cushing ’s syndrome-a case report and literature review
Endogenous Cushing ’s syndrome, a rare endocrine disorder, characterised by chronic cortisol hypersecretion, results in neuropsychiatric disturbances and in cognitive deficits, which are only partially reversib... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 28, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Malgorzata Monika Brzozowska, Sacha Kepreotis, Fiona Tsang and Sully Xiomara Fuentes- Patarroyo Tags: Case report Source Type: research

An analysis of the associations between gender and metabolic syndrome components in Korean adults: a national cross-sectional study
This study aimed to examine the associations between gender and the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) components among Korean adults by age and body mass index (BMI) subgroups. (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 27, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Young-Mo Yang, Byung-Cheul Shin, Chihyoung Son and In-Hyuk Ha Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The captopril challenge test for diagnosing primary Aldosteronism in a Chinese population
The Captopril challenge test (CCT) is an easy-conduct confirmatory test for diagnosing primary aldosteronism (PA). Guidelines show that plasma aldosterone is normally suppressed by captopril (> 30%) in primary... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 24, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Ke-ying Zhu, Yan Zhang, Wen-jing Zhang, Hong-yun Li, Wen-huan Feng, Da-long Zhu and Ping Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Estimated 8-year cumulative incidence of diabetes mellitus among Sami and non-Sami inhabitants of Northern Norway - The SAMINOR Study
The aim of the study was to estimate and compare the 8-year cumulative incidence of diabetes mellitus (DM) among Sami and non-Sami inhabitants of rural districts in Northern Norway. (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 24, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Ali Naseribafrouei, Bent Martin Eliassen, Marita Melhus, Johan Svartberg and Ann Ragnhild Broderstad Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Hypercortisolism and primary aldosteronism caused by bilateral adrenocortical adenomas: a case report
Co-existing Cushing ’s syndrome and primary aldosteronism caused by bilateral adrenocortical adenomas, secreting cortisol and aldosterone, respectively, have rarely been reported. Precise diagnosis and manageme... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Kaiyun Ren, Jia Wei, Qilin Liu, Yuchun Zhu, Nianwei Wu, Ying Tang, Qianrui Li, Qianying Zhang, Yerong Yu, Zhenmei An, Jing Chen and Jianwei Li Tags: Case report Source Type: research

SGLT2 inhibitors in T2D and associated comorbidities — differentiating within the class
For patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D), cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the single most common cause of mortality. In 2008 and 2012, the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Medicines Agency (EM... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Guntram Schernthaner, Heinz Drexel, Evgeny Moshkovich, Birute Zilaitiene, Emil Martinka, Leszek Czupryniak, Tam ás Várkonyi, Andrej Janež, Kristine Ducena, Katarina Lalić, Tsvetalina Tankova, Martin Prázný, Lea Smirčić Duvnjak, Olga Sukhareva and Tags: Correspondence Source Type: research

The effect of mild agonist stimulation on the platelet reactivity in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
Patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) have accelerated atherosclerosis as a pro thrombotic state that is associated with the platelet activation priming. Platelets, which undergo the continuous mild st... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Razie Mahmoodian, Morteza Salimian, Mohsen Hamidpour, Ali Akbar Khadem-Maboudi and Ahmad Gharehbaghian Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Toxicity of insulin-derived amyloidosis: a case report
Insulin-derived amyloidosis is a skin-related complication of insulin therapy that interferes with insulin therapy. Although toxicities of in vitro-formed insulin amyloid fibrils have been well studied, the to... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 13, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Keiichi Iwaya, Tamotsu Zako, Junta Fukunaga, Karin Margareta S örgjerd, Kentaro Ogata, Koichiro Kogure, Hiroshi Kosano, Masayuki Noritake, Mizuo Maeda, Yukio Ando, Yoshiya Katsura and Terumasa Nagase Tags: Case report Source Type: research

The impact of cancer on diabetes outcomes
This study ai... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 11, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Anne Beiter Arreskov, Maria Å. Olsen, Sandra Sinius Pouplier, Volkert Siersma, Christen L. Andersen, Søren Friis and Niels de Fine Olivarius Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effects of semicarbazide-sensitive amine oxidase inhibitors on morphology of aorta and kidney in diabetic rats
The present study aimed to investigate the inhibitory effects of aminoguanidine (AG) and 2-bromoethylamine (2-BEA) on the semicarbazide-sensitive amine oxidase (SSAO) activity both in vitro and in vivo, and th... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 10, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Chaosheng Li, Zhenhua Wang, Xiaoli Li and Jun Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Thyroid function, body mass index, and metabolic risk markers in euthyroid adults: a cohort study
In recent years, the relationship between thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) and obesity has been widely discussed. However, it is unclear how thyroid hormone concentrations relate to body weight and its impact... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 7, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Ranran Xu, Fei Huang, Shijie Zhang, Yongman Lv and Qingquan Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Mean peak systolic velocity of superior thyroid artery for the differential diagnosis of thyrotoxicosis: a diagnostic meta-analysis
Thyrotoxicosis is often caused by destructive thyroiditis (DT) or Graves ’ disease (GD), and a prompt and accurate differential diagnosis for thyrotoxicosis is needed as management strategy differs. A meta-anal... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 6, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Xiaojuan Peng, Shenglan Wu, Caiqun Bie, Huijun Tang, Zhe Xiong and Shaohui Tang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Factors associated with glycemic control in community-dwelling elderly individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Zhejiang, China: a cross-sectional study
Although exercise seems to be beneficial for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients, there is limited research elucidating the optimal accessible indices of adiposity and insulin resistance for identifying e... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 6, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Hong-Ting Zhu, Min Yu, Hao Hu, Qing-Fang He, Jin Pan and Ru-Ying Hu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Total adiponectin in overweight and obese subjects and its response to visceral fat loss
Visceral obesity and related diabetes is reaching epidemic proportions in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Adiponectin is a hormone that is secreted by adipose tissue and may play an important role in obesity-r... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - June 3, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Salah Gariballa, Juma Alkaabi, Javed Yasin and Awad Al Essa Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Diet quality trends among adults with diabetes by socioeconomic status in the U.S.: 1999 –2014
The diet quality of adults living in the United States has improved overtime. We aim to determine whether diet quality among adults with diabetes mellitus has changed over time, and to examine trends in socioe... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - May 31, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Colin J. Orr, Thomas C. Keyserling, Alice S. Ammerman and Seth A. Berkowitz Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association between Hashimoto ’s thyroiditis and papillary thyroid carcinoma: a retrospective analysis of 305 patients
The association between Hashimoto ’s thyroiditis (HT) and papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) is a controversial question that is still under debate, its pathological significance and the eventual clinical implic... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - May 29, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Giuseppa Graceffa, Renato Patrone, Salvatore Vieni, Silvia Campanella, Sergio Calamia, Iole Laise, Giovanni Conzo, Mario Latteri and Calogero Cipolla Tags: Research Source Type: research

Calcitonin negative Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma: a challenging diagnosis or a medical dilemma?
Medullary thyroid carcinoma is a neuroendocrine tumor belonging form a malignant growth of the thyroid parafollicular C-cells, representing from 1 to 10% of all thyroid cancer. The biochemical activity of medu... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - May 29, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Claudio Gambardella, Chiara Offi, Renato Patrone, Guglielmo Clarizia, Claudio Mauriello, Ernesto Tartaglia, Francesco Di Capua, Sergio Di Martino, Roberto Maria Romano, Lorenzo Fiore, Alessandra Conzo, Giovanni Conzo and Giovanni Docimo Tags: Research Source Type: research

Current concepts in parathyroid carcinoma: a single Centre experience
Parathyroid carcinoma is a rare neoplasm that may present sporadically or in the context of a genetic syndrome. Diagnosis and management are challenging due to the lack of clinical and pathological features th... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - May 29, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Valentina Ferraro, Lucia Ilaria Sgaramella, Giovanna Di Meo, Francesco Paolo Prete, Francesco Logoluso, Francesco Minerva, Marica Noviello, Giuseppina Renzulli, Angela Gurrado and Mario Testini Tags: Research Source Type: research

“I have got diabetes!” – interviews of patients newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes
To be diagnosed with type 2 diabetes is a challenge for every patient. There are previous studies on patients ’ experience in general but not addressing the increased cardiovascular risk and multifactorial trea... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - May 24, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: M. Pikkemaat, K. Bengtsson Bostr öm and E. L. Strandberg Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Untreated primary hypothyroidism with simultaneous rhabdomyolysis, pericardial effusion, and sudden sensorineural hearing loss: a case report
Hypothyroidism, one of the prevalent endocrine disorders worldwide, has a broad spectrum of clinical manifestations, from an asymptomatic condition to myxedema coma. Although the majority of patients with hypo... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - May 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Chung Gyo Seo, Kyoung Jin Kim, Euyhyun Park, Nam Hoon Kim, Joo Hyung Kim, Hee Young Kim, Sin Gon Kim and Kyeong Jin Kim Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Effect of 6  months’ flash glucose monitoring in adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes and suboptimal glycaemic control: managing diabetes in a ‘flash’ randomised controlled trial protocol
Teenagers and young adults with type 1 diabetes (T1D) experience significant burden managing this serious chronic condition and glycaemic control is at its unhealthiest during this life stage. Flash glucose mo... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - May 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Sara E. Boucher, Andrew R. Gray, Martin de Bock, Esko J. Wiltshire, Barbara C. Galland, Paul A. Tomlinson, Jenny Rayns, Karen E. MacKenzie and Benjamin J. Wheeler Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

HNF1A gene p.I27L is associated with early-onset, maturity-onset diabetes of the young-like diabetes in Turkey
The molecular basis of the Turkish population with suspected maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY) has not been identified. This is the first study to investigate the association between HNF1A-gene single-n... (Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders)
Source: BMC Endocrine Disorders - May 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Selvihan Beysel, Nilnur Eyerci, Ferda Alparslan Pinarli, Muhammed Kizilgul, Ozgur Ozcelik, Mustafa Caliskan and Erman Cakal Tags: Research article Source Type: research