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CASE 14- A CASE OF HYPERTENSION AND HYPOKALEMIA

Original case Ueda et al

A 50-year-old female was referred to our hospital for hypertension. She also had secondary amenorrhea.

Q What is the definition of secondary amenorrhea ? 1,099 more words

Case Reports In Endocrinology

Endocrine disruptors: Do we need to worry?

There’s been a lot of talk recently about endocrine disruptors and how these chemicals, which are purported to interfere with hormones in the body, are causing everything from infertility to thyroid cancer to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. 746 more words

Science

CASE 13- AN UNCONVENTIONAL CAUSE FOR OBESITY IN A YOUNG PATIENT

Original case by Betty Korljan Jelaska

We present the case of a 23-year-old female who was diagnosed with GSD type Ia shortly after birth.

Q What is the other name of GSD type 1a  ? 850 more words

Endocrine

Do you suffer from the Winter Blues?

I always feel a little sad during August. Towards the end of this month the long summer days are noticably getting shorter and the summer holidays are drawing to a close. 482 more words

Health & Wellbeing

CASE 12 - A CASE OF CALF MUSCLE SWELLING IN A DIABETIC PATIENT.

Original case Soham Mukherjee et al

A 42-year-old female patient presented with complaint of pain and swelling in the right calf for the last 2 months ( 683 more words

Obligatory Personal Update

It’s been almost a year since I was verbally whacked over the head enough to drag my procrastinating ass to the doctor.

It’s been almost a year since what was the biggest emotional hurricane I’ve had since I was a teenager. 773 more words

Medical Stuff

CASE 10 - A CASE OF THYROTOXICOSIS

ORIGINAL CASE :  Kawashima et al

A 56-year-old man who had been suffering from diarrhea since the age of 50 was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease. He had no previous history of a thyroid disease or the use of other medications known to induce thyroid dysfunction. 920 more words