Hyperandrogenism

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Hyperandrogenism

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hyperandrogenism" returned 66 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

An ovarian Leydig cell tumor of ultrasound negative in a postmenopausal woman with hirsutism and hyperandrogenism: A case report.
 

Author(s): Min Chen, Weibin Zhou, Zhe Zhang, Yuting Zou, Chengjiang Li

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Mar;97(10):e0093.

 

The incidence of severe hyperandrogenism associated with masculinity in women is very low. While rare and difficult to diagnose, androgen secreting tumors should be suspected in women with hyperandrogenism and hirsutism, especially in the postmenopausal population. Herein we present ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Insulin resistance and hyperandrogenism drive steatosis and fibrosis risk in young females with PCOS.
 

Author(s): Salvatore Petta, Alessandro Ciresi, Jessica Bianco, Vincenzo Geraci, Roberta Boemi, Luigi Galvano, Franco Magliozzo, Giovanni Merlino, Antonio Craxì, Carla Giordano

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Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) recognize obesity and insulin resistance (IR) as common pathogenic background. We assessed 1) whether PCOS is a risk factor for steatosis, and 2) the impact, in PCOS patients, of IR and hyperandrogenism ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Hyperandrogenism" returned 10 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: 31 Dec 1969

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Gestational Hyperandrogenism in Developmental Programming.
 

Author(s): Christopher Hakim, Vasantha Padmanabhan, Arpita K Vyas

Journal: Endocrinology. 2017 02;158(2):199-212.

 

Androgen excess (hyperandrogenism) is a common endocrine disorder affecting women of reproductive age. The potential causes of androgen excess in women include polycystic ovary syndrome, congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH), adrenal tumors, and racial disparity among many others. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Puberty; Hyperandrogenism

 

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2018

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Androgen Excess as a Mechanism for Adipogenic Dysfunction in PCOS Women
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

 

Last Updated: 24 Apr 2018

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