Endocrinology

 

The Endocrinology Network® Endocrinology clinical resource center is a central hub for all endocrine diseases featured on the site. Designed to offer clinicians the latest across multiple fields of endocrinology, this page hosts content related to diabetes, hormone therapy, women’s health, thyroid disorders, and much more. Check back for news on FDA approvals, the latest studies, conference coverage, case reports, and guideline updates.

Endocrine Case Report: Groin Pain

September 07, 2021

Our latest endocrine case report from Brady Pregerson, MD, features a man in his mid-60s presenting to the emergency department for 6 months of hip and groin pain. Can you determine the correct diagnosis?

Endocrine Month in Review: August 2021

August 29, 2021

August's month in review features a pair of FDA approvals, new guidance on screening for gestational diabetes and T2D, a 3-part video series, and news on COVID-19, glucose control, and vitamin D levels.

Gender-Affirming Hormone Therapy Associated with Changes in Body Weight

August 26, 2021

Hailed by investigators as the largest and longest study of its kind, new research is providing clinicians with an overview of the potential for weight change and obesity among patients receiving gender-affirming hormone therapy.

Endocrine Case Report: Right Lower Quadrant Pain

July 05, 2021

Our latest emergency department case report from Brady Pregerson, MD, features a woman in her mids 30s presenting with 2 days of gradually worsening suprapubic and right lower quadrant pain. Can you determine the correct diagnosis?

Endocrine Case Report: Vomiting and Drunk

June 07, 2021

Our latest case report from Dr. Brady Pregerson features a man in his 30s presenting to the ED after drinking and admits to forgetting his insulin and poor adherence to other antidiabetes medication. Can you determine the correct diagnosis?

Baseline Risk Factors Contribute to Increased ASCVD Risk in Transgender Adolescents on Hormone Therapy

May 21, 2021

A retrospective review of ASCVD risk factors at baseline and 1 year after initiating hormone therapy among transgender adolescents suggests the increased risk of cardiovascular disease seen among this population could be driven by increased prevalence of baseline risk factors.

Endocrinology Case Report: Syncope and ST-Elevation

April 27, 2021

Our latest case report from Brady Pregerson, MD, features a middle-aged woman brought to the emergency department by paramedics as a field-activated ST-elevation MI. Check out the EKG and see if you can determine the correct diagnosis.