Yen & Jaffe

Yen & Jaffe's Reproductive Endocrinology

Physiology, Pathophysiology, and Clinical Management (Expert Consult - Online and Print)

Yen & Jaffe's Reproductive Endocrinology helps you successfully diagnose and manage the spectrum of female and male reproductive system diseases, from impaired fertility, infertility, and recurrent pregnancy loss through problems of sexual development, puberty, menstrual disturbances, fibroids, endometriosis, and reproductive aging. This trusted endocrinology reference book is ideal for fellows, endocrinologists, or as a quick reference when making daily diagnostic and therapeutic decisions. It is just the resource you need to offer your patients the best possible reproductive care.


Hardbound, 960 Pages

Published: September 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-2758-2


  • Part 1: Endocrinology of Reproduction

    1. Neuroendocrinology of Reproduction

    2. The Gonadotropin Hormones and Their Receptors

    3. Prolactin in Human Reproduction

    4. The Synthesis and Metabolism of Steroid Hormones

    5. Steroid Hormone Action

    6. Prostaglandins and Other Lipid Mediators in Reproductive Medicine

    7. Growth Factors and Reproduction

    8. Neuroendocrine Control of the Menstrual Cycle

    9. The Ovarian Life Cycle

    10. The Structure, Function, and Evaluation of the Female Reproductive Tract

    11. The Breast

    12. The Endocrinology of Human Pregnancy and Fetal-Placental Neuroendocrine Development

    13. The Hypothalamo-Pituitary Unit, Testis, and Male Accessory Organs

    14. Immunology and Reproduction

    15. Menopause and Aging

    16. Male Reproductive Aging

    Part 2: Pathophysiology and Therapy

    17. Disorders of Sex Development

    18. Puberty: Gonadarche and Adrenarche

    19. Nutrition and Reproduction

    20. Environmental Factors and Reproduction

    21. Physiological and Pathophysiologic Alterations of the Neuroendocrine Components of the Reproductive Axis

    22. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Hyperandrogenic States

    23. Female Infertility

    24. Male Infertility

    25. Endocrine Disturbances Affecting Reproduction

    26. Endometriosis

    27. Benign Uterine Disorders

    28. Endocrine Diseases of Pregnancy

    29. Hormone Responsive Cancers

    Part 3: Reproductive Technologies

    30. Medical Approaches to Ovarian Stimulation for Infertility

    31. Assisted Reproduction

    32. Gamete and Embryo Manipulation

    33. Fertility Preservation

    34. Laboratory Assessment

    35. Pelvic Imaging in Reproductive Endocrinology

    36. Contraception



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