How to Accurately Determine Testicular Volume Without Ultrasound
The most commonly used clinical methods can overestimate volumes by 250 percent, but a new calculator gives providers much more reliable values.
An international network of providers who helped develop programs in their home institutions have developed a roadmap for others who want to do the same.
Clinicians should consider the metabolic effects in their growth hormone-deficient patients.
While endocrinologists are not always part of a core DMD treatment team, their expertise is necessary, especially in handling the effects of long-term glucocorticoid therapy.
Growth hormone administration is a potential cause of insulin resistance, but a case report demonstrates that a severe deficiency can also lead to the condition.
New research suggests fertility discussions and updated screening methods for male patients who have CAH are long overdue.
A first-of-its-kind study shows poor agreement between two testing methods for central adrenal insufficiency– suggesting one of the tests may be preferred to avoid over-diagnosis and treatment in this patient population.
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