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Management of the Clinically Inapparent Adrenal Mass (Incidentaloma)
The adrenals are triangular glands that sit atop each kidney. They influence or regulate the body's metabolism, salt and water balance, and response to stress by secreting various hormones. Based onExpand
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Postmenopausal hormone therapy: an Endocrine Society scientific statement.
OBJECTIVE Our objective was to provide a scholarly review of the published literature on menopausal hormonal therapy (MHT), make scientifically valid assessments of the available data, and grade theExpand
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A consensus report of the role of serum thyroglobulin as a monitoring method for low-risk patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma.
Recent studies have provided new information regarding the optimal surveillance protocols for low-risk patients with differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC). This article summarizes the main issuesExpand
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Postmenopausal women with a history of irregular menses and elevated androgen measurements at high risk for worsening cardiovascular event-free survival: results from the National Institutes of
BACKGROUND Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have a greater clustering of cardiac risk factors. However, the link between PCOS and cardiovascular (CV) disease is incompletely described. Expand
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Clinical practice. Gynecomastia.
  • G. Braunstein
  • Medicine
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 20 September 2007
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Testosterone for low libido in postmenopausal women not taking estrogen.
BACKGROUND The efficacy and safety of testosterone treatment for hypoactive sexual desire disorder in postmenopausal women not receiving estrogen therapy are unknown. METHODS We conducted aExpand
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Thyroid incidentalomas. Prevalence by palpation and ultrasonography.
BACKGROUND Thyroid nodules are commonly identified on autopsy examination. There are relatively few descriptions, however, of the frequency with which thyroid nodules are encountered incidentallyExpand
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Hypoestrogenemia of hypothalamic origin and coronary artery disease in premenopausal women: a report from the NHLBI-sponsored WISE study.
OBJECTIVES We sought to evaluate hypoestrogenemia of hypothalamic origin and its association with angiographic coronary artery disease (CAD) in premenopausal women. BACKGROUND Coronary arteryExpand
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Meta-Analysis: Angiotensin-Receptor Blockers in Chronic Heart Failure and High-Risk Acute Myocardial Infarction
Angiotensin-receptor blockers (ARBs) were first introduced into the marketplace in the early 1990s and have been used to treat various conditions, including hypertension and heart failure (1).Expand
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A radioimmunoassay which specifically measures human chorionic gonadotropin in the presence of human luteinizing hormone.
Abstract With antiserum to the β-subunit of human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG), we have developed a radioimmunoassay which selectively measures HCG in samples containing both human pituitaryExpand
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