Endocrinology Adult and Pediatric: Reproductive Endocrinology


  • J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD, Robert G. Dunlop Professor of Medicine, Dean, Raymond and Ruth Perelman, School of Medicine, Executive Vice President, University of Pennsylvania for the Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • David de Kretser, AO, FAA, FTSE, MD, FRACP, Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor, Monash Institute of Medical Research and Dept of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
  • John Marshall
  • Leslie De Groot, MD, Research Professor, University of Rhode Island; Professor Emeritus, University of Chicago; President, MDTEXT.COM, Incorporated, South Dartmouth, Massachusetts

Effectively manage reproductive endocrinology issues with Reproductive Endocrinology, a new book derived from the highly acclaimed two-volume textbook, Endocrinology: Adult and Pediatric. Never before available as a stand-alone offering, this compilation of chapters will enable you to give your patients the benefit of today's best know-how from the leading resource in endocrinology.
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Book information

  • Published: August 2013
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-24060-4

Table of Contents

  1. Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormones
  2. Gonadal Peptides: Inhibins, Activins, Follistatin, Müllerian-Inhibiting Substance (Antimüllerian Hormone)
  3. Gonadotropins-Regulation of Synthesis and Secretion
  4. Genetic Basis of Gonadal and Genital Development
  5. Diagnosis and Treatment of Disorders of Sexual Development
  6. Endocrinology of Sexual Maturation and Puberty
  7. Precocious Puberty
  8. Delayed Puberty
  9. Hormonal Control of Breast Development
  10. The Endocrinology of Sexual Behavior and Gender Identity
  11. Folliculogenesis, Ovulation, and Luteogenesis
  12. Ovarian Hormone Synthesis
  13. Estrogen and Progesterone Action
  14. Hormonal Regulation of the Menstrual Cycle, Mechanisms of Ovulation, Premenstrual Syndromes
  15. Amenorrhea, Anovulation, and Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
  16. Endometriosis
  17. Female Subfertility: Evaluation and Management
  18. Hyperandrogenism, Hirsutism, and the Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  19. Ovulation Induction and Assisted Reproduction
  20. Contraception
  21. Menopause
  22. Functional Morphology of the Testis
  23. Androgen Physiology, Pharmacology, and Abuse
  24. Testicular Dysgenesis Syndrome, Cryptorchidism, Hypospadias, and Testicular Tumors
  25. Androgen Deficiency Disorders
  26. Gynecomastia
  27. Clinical Management of Male Infertility
  28. Male Contraception
  29. Endocrinology of the Prostate