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The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Endocrinology
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Endocrinology. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Case 9-2017: A 27-Year-Old Woman with Nausea, Vomiting, Confusion, and Hyponatremia
31/12/69 - Presentation of Case. Dr. Meaghan E. Colling (Medicine): A 27-year-old woman was admitted to this hospital because of nausea, vomiting, confusion, and hyponatremia. The patient had been well until 1 week before admission, when she had nausea and nonbloody, nonbilious emesis. She did not seek…

Glucagonoma-Associated Rash
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Treatment of Subclinical Hypothyroidism or Hypothyroxinemia in Pregnancy
31/12/69 - Observational studies spanning almost three decades suggest that subclinical thyroid disease during pregnancy is associated with adverse outcomes. In 1999, interest in undiagnosed maternal thyroid dysfunction was heightened by studies suggesting an association between subclinical thyroid…

Subclinical Hypothyroidism and Hypothyroxinemia in Pregnancy ? Still No Answers
31/12/69 - Transplacental passage of maternal thyroxine (T4) is essential for the maintenance of pregnancy and for normal fetal development, especially in the first half of gestation. Mild or subclinical hypothyroidism in pregnancy has been linked to adverse outcomes, including miscarriage, preterm delivery,…

Genetic Drivers of Kidney Defects in the DiGeorge Syndrome
31/12/69 - Deletions on chromosome 22q11.2 are the most common cause of the DiGeorge syndrome (Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man [OMIM] number, 188400) and the velocardiofacial syndrome (OMIM number, 192430) and constitute the most common microdeletion disorder in humans, with an estimated prevalence of 1…

Bariatric Surgery versus Intensive Medical Therapy for Diabetes ? 5-Year Outcomes
31/12/69 - Observational studies and randomized, controlled trials, which have generally been short-term studies, have shown that bariatric surgery, when used specifically to treat diabetes, significantly improves glycemic control and reduces cardiovascular risk factors. In the Surgical Treatment and…

Intralymphatic Injection of Autoantigen in Type 1 Diabetes
31/12/69 - To the Editor: Residual insulin secretion decreases complications and improves quality of life in patients with type 1 diabetes. However, effective interventions to preserve residual beta-cell function are lacking. Antigen-based therapy requires adequate presentation to T cells. Treatment with…

Making the Connection
31/12/69 - Foreword. In this Journal feature, information about a real patient is presented in stages (boldface type) to an expert clinician, who responds to the information, sharing his or her reasoning with the reader (regular type). The authors? commentary follows. Stage. A 41-year-old man with a weight of…

Making the Connection
31/12/69 - A 41-year-old man with hyperlipidemia and a history of morbid obesity since childhood was referred to a surgeon for a weight-management consultation and consideration of bariatric surgery. The patient had tried dieting on his own and had also tried several commercial weight-loss programs with…

Mechanisms, Pathophysiology, and Management of Obesity
31/12/69 - Seven of the top 10 leading causes of death and disability in the United States today are chronic diseases (e.g. cancer and diabetes). Prevention and treatment of most of these conditions must address the close link with obesity. People who are overweight or obese account for more than two thirds…

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