Hyperandrogenism

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Hyperandrogenism

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The terms "Hyperandrogenism" returned 60 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Prevalence of Prediabetes Risk in Offspring Born to Mothers with Hyperandrogenism.
 

Author(s): Shen Tian, Xian-Hua Lin, Yi-Meng Xiong, Miao-E Liu, Tian-Tian Yu, Min Lv, Wei Zhao, Gu-Feng Xu, Guo-Lian Ding, Chen-Ming Xu, Min Jin, Chun Feng, Yan-Ting Wu, Ya-Jing Tan, Qian Gao, Jian Zhang, Cheng Li, Jun Ren, Lu-Yang Jin, Bin Chen, Hong Zhu, Xue-Ying Zhang, Song-Chang Chen, Xin-Mei Liu, Ye Liu, Jun-Yu Zhang, Li Wang, Ping Zhang, Xiao-Jun Chen, Li Jin, Xi Chen, Yi-Cong Meng, Dan-Dan Wu, Hui Lin, Qian Yang, Cheng-Liang Zhou, Xin-Zhu Li, Yi-Yu Wang, Yu-Qian Xiang, Zhi-Wei Liu, Ling Gao, Lu-Ting Chen, Hong-Jie Pan, Rong Li, Fang-Hong Zhang, Lan-Feng Xing, Yi-Min Zhu, Christian Klausen, Peter C K Leung, Ju-Xue Li, Fei Sun, Jian-Zhong Sheng, He-Feng Huang

Journal: EBioMedicine. 2017 Feb;16():275-283.

 

Excessive androgen exposure during pregnancy has been suggested to induce diabetic phenotypes in offspring in animal models. The aim of this study was to investigate whether pregestational maternal hyperandrogenism in human influenced the glucose metabolism in offspring via epigenetic ...

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2017

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Referral bias in female functional hyperandrogenism and polycystic ovary syndrome.
 

Author(s): Manuel Luque-Ramírez, Macarena Alpañés, Raul Sanchón, Elena Fernández-Durán, Andrés E Ortiz-Flores, Héctor F Escobar-Morreale

Journal: Eur. J. Endocrinol.. 2015 Nov;173(5):603-10.

 

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) seeking health care in the United States may be more obese and hyperandrogenic than those present in the general population. We aimed to assess the impact of referral bias on European women with functional androgen excess disorders.

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2015

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Follicular hyperandrogenism downregulates aromatase in luteinized granulosa cells in polycystic ovary syndrome women.
 

Author(s): Fang Yang, Ye-Chun Ruan, Yun-jie Yang, Kai Wang, Shan-shan Liang, Yi-bin Han, Xiao-Ming Teng, Jian-Zhi Yang

Journal: Reproduction. 2015 Oct;150(4):289-96.

 

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) undergoing IVF-embryo transfer based-assisted reproductive technology (ART) treatment show variable ovarian responses to exogenous FSH administration. For better understanding and control of PCOS ovarian responses in ART, the present study ...

Last Updated: 2 Sep 2015

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The terms "Hyperandrogenism" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Effects of hyperandrogenism on metabolic abnormalities in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome: a meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Rui Yang, Shuo Yang, Rong Li, Ping Liu, Jie Qiao, Yanwu Zhang

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The study evaluated the effect of hyperandrogenism (HA) in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) on metabolic parameters.

Last Updated: 19 Oct 2016

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Herbal medicine for the management of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and associated oligo/amenorrhoea and hyperandrogenism; a review of the laboratory evidence for effects with corroborative clinical findings.
 

Author(s): Susan Arentz, Jason Anthony Abbott, Caroline Anne Smith, Alan Bensoussan

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Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a prevalent, complex endocrine disorder characterised by polycystic ovaries, chronic anovulation and hyperandrogenism leading to symptoms of irregular menstrual cycles, hirsutism, acne and infertility. Evidence based medical management emphasises ...

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2015

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Hyperandrogenism after menopause.
 

Author(s): Marios C Markopoulos, Evanthia Kassi, Krystallenia I Alexandraki, George Mastorakos, Gregory Kaltsas

Journal: Eur. J. Endocrinol.. 2015 Feb;172(2):R79-91.

 

Postmenopausal hyperandrogenism is a state of relative or absolute androgen excess originating from either the adrenals and/or the ovaries, clinically manifested as the appearance and/or increase in terminal hair growth or the development of symptoms/signs of virilization. In either ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 2014

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Assessment of Day-night Secretion of Progesterone and LH Across Puberty
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Puberty; Hyperandrogenism

 

Last Updated: 21 Feb 2017

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Ultrasound Three-dimensional Characterization of Ovarian Morphology in Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: PCOS; Hyperandrogenism

 

Last Updated: 8 Mar 2016

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