Hyperandrogenism

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Hyperandrogenism

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The terms "Hyperandrogenism" returned 69 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Manifestation of Hyperandrogenism in the Continuous Light Exposure-Induced PCOS Rat Model.
 

Author(s): Xuezhi Kang, Lina Jia, Xueyong Shen

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2015 ;2015():943694.

 

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a complex endocrine and metabolic disorder, and its pathogenesis has yet to be completely clarified. A fully convincing animal model has not been established for PCOS. In earlier studies, researchers have shown that the exposure of rats to continuous ...

Last Updated: 11 Jun 2015

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The terms "Hyperandrogenism" returned 8 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Insulin and hyperandrogenism in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.
 

Author(s): Catherine G Baptiste, Marie-Claude Battista, Andréanne Trottier, Jean-Patrice Baillargeon

Journal: J. Steroid Biochem. Mol. Biol.. 2010 Oct;122(1-3):42-52.

 

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a very common endocrine disorder characterized by chronic anovulation, clinical and/or biochemical hyperandrogenism, and/or polycystic ovaries. But most experts consider that hyperandrogenism is the main characteristic of PCOS. Several theories ...

Last Updated: 13 Sep 2010

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Puberty; Hyperandrogenism

 

Last Updated: 10 May 2016

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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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