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Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Associations of Overall and Central Body Fatness with Circulating Hormones and Metabolic Factors in US Men

David S. Lopez 1 , * , Sabine Rohrmann 2 , Sarah B. Peskoe 3 , Corinne E. Joshu 3 , Konstantinos K. Tsilidis 4 , Elizabeth Selvin 3 , Adrian S. Dobs 5 , Norma Kanarek 5 , Steven Canfield 6 , William G. Nelson 7 and Elizabeth A. Platz 3
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1 UTHealth McGovern Medical School- Division of Urology and UTHealth School of Public Health, Houston, TX
2 Department of Chronic Disease Epidemiology- University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
3 Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
4 Tsilidis Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Ioannina, School of Medicine, Ioannina, Greece
5 Department of Oncology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
6 UTHealth McGovern Medical School-Division of Urology, Houston, TX
7 Department of Urology and the James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: April 2017, 15 (2); e44926
  • Published Online: April 22, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 20, 2016
  • Revised: February 28, 2017
  • Accepted: April 8, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.44926

To Cite: Lopez D S, Rohrmann S, Peskoe S B, Joshu C E, Tsilidis K K, et al. Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Associations of Overall and Central Body Fatness with Circulating Hormones and Metabolic Factors in US Men, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2017 ; 15(2):e44926. doi: 10.5812/ijem.44926.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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