Effect of adiponectin and sex steroid hormones on bone mineral density and bone formation markers in postmenopausal women with subclinical hyperthyroidism.

AIM The relationship between adiponectin and sex hormones with bone mineral density (BMD) and bone formation markers was investigated in postmenopausal women with subclinical hyperthyroidism (SCH). METHODS Seventy-five postmenopausal women were selected among the patients who participated in a health screening program in 2007. Thirty-seven control women… CONTINUE READING