International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism

  • ISSN: 1726-9148 1726-913X
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  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: quarterly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism
International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: Jan 2018, 16 (1), 7 articles.
Review Article
20/11/2017
Ewa Otto-Buczkowska, Natalia Jainta
The basis of treatment in autoimmune diabetes is insulin therapy; however, many clinical cases have proven that this method does not solve all problems. Trials of causal treatment including blocking the autoimmune processes and insulin-producing cells transplants were carried out. Those methods require more research to be ... read more
Review Article
31/10/2017
Arash Ordookhani, Abbas Motazedi, Kenneth D. Burman
The number of studies on venous thromboembolism (VTE) and thyroid cancer is very scarce and existing data are contradictory. This paper reviews VTE in thyroid cancer.The following words were used for a comprehensive literature review using MEDLINE database: Blood coagulation factors; thyroid hormones; blood coagulation ... read more
Research Article
30/12/2017
Hamid Ghalandari, Mahdieh Kamalpour, Ashraf Alimadadi, Javad Nasrollahzadeh
The aim of this study was to compare the effect of a simple dietary advice with two energy-restricted diets with different carbohydrate and fiber contents on anthropometric, biochemical, and inflammatory markers over an 8-wk intervention period in individuals with diabetes.Forty-seven patients with type 2 diabetes (31 women ... read more
Research Article
13/12/2017
Beatriz Godoi Cavalheiro, Ana Kober Nogueira Leite, Leandro Luongo de Matos, Aline Palermo Miazaki, Jan Marcel Ientile, Marco Aurelio V. Kulcsar, Claudio Roberto Cernea
Thyroid fine needle aspiration (FNA) has a well-established role in the diagnosis of thyroid nodules, and the “Bethesda system for reporting thyroid cytopathology” is used to interpret FNA results. Bethesda categories III and IV encompass varying risks of malignancy. In addition, there is some debate in the ... read more
Research Article
25/10/2017
Zahra Heidari, Mahdi Abdani, Mohammad Ali Mansournia
In the recent years, thyroid cancer incidence has increased worldwide. It has been questioned whether factors, such as insulin resistance, are involved in this rise. The main aim of this study was to examine the association between insulin resistance and differentiated thyroid cancer.This case-control study was performed ... read more
Case Report
20/12/2017
Mojtaba Akbari, Akbar Soltani, Mohammad Reza Mohajeri-Tehrani, Hamidreza Aghaei Meybodi, Imaneh Sadat Mousavi Fakhr, Sayed Mahmoud Sajjadi-Jazi
Factitious hypoglycemia, caused by the surreptitious use of insulin and sulfonylureas, is one of the most challenging differential diagnoses of hypoglycemia. Diagnosis is usually established via exclusion with respect to the special patterns of plasma insulin and C-peptide during hypoglycemic episodes.We report a case of recurrent hypoglycemic ... read more
Case Report
10/1/2018
Zahra Heidari, Mahmoud Ali Kaykhaei, Mahdi Jahantigh, Vahid Sheikhi
Ganglioneuroblastoma is a primary malignant tumor of the sympathetic nervous system. It usually occurs in children and is extremely rare in adults. Here, we report a case of an adrenal ganglioneuroblastoma in a 38-year-old man. The adrenal incidentaloma was surgically removed and pathologically diagnosed as a ganglioneuroblastoma. ... read more