Hyperandrogenism

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Hyperandrogenism

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The terms "Hyperandrogenism" returned 62 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

An inverse association between serum soluble receptor of advanced glycation end products and hyperandrogenism and potential implication in polycystic ovary syndrome patients.
 

Author(s): Yu Liao, Rong Huang, Yun Sun, Jiang Yue, Jun Zheng, Lihua Wang, Tao Tao, Jing Ma, Shengxian Li, Wei Liu

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Studies found that AGE-RAGE system is closely related to insulin resistance and hyperandrogenemia, which are two core pathophysiological processes in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). This study is to investigate the relationship among advanced glycation end-products/soluble receptor ...

Last Updated: 27 Jan 2017

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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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The Relationship Between Hearing Thresholds and Hyperandrogenism in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome.
 

Author(s): Mahfuz Turan, Rıfkı Ucler, Mehmet Fatih Garca, Zehra Kurdoglu, Hakan Cankaya, Abdurrahman Ayral, Nazım Bozan, Ahmet Faruk Kıroglu, Mertihan Kurdoglu

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BACKGROUND The purpose of our study was to investigate the association between polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and hearing thresholds. MATERIAL AND METHODS Forty women diagnosed with PCOS (mean age, 24.33±6.38 years) and 40 healthy women controls (mean age, 26.38±6.75 years) were ...

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2016

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

Animal models of hyperandrogenism and ovarian morphology changes as features of polycystic ovary syndrome: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Larissa Paixão, Ramon B Ramos, Anita Lavarda, Debora M Morsh, Poli Mara Spritzer

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Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine disorder, affecting 9-18% of women in reproductive age that causes hyperandrogenism and infertility due to dysfunctional follicular maturation and anovulation. The etiology of PCOS is still poorly known, and information from experimental ...

Last Updated: 10 Feb 2017

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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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Prostate-Specific Antigen as a Marker of Hyperandrogenism in Women and Its Implications for Antidoping.
 

Author(s): Natasha Musrap, Eleftherios P Diamandis

Journal: Clin. Chem.. 2016 Aug;62(8):1066-74.

 

Since its discovery in the 1970s, prostate-specific antigen (PSA) has become widely known as a biomarker of prostate cancer in males but has often been overlooked in female malignancies. Although the serum concentration of PSA differs between men and women by about 1000-fold, studies ...

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2016

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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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