Endocrinology Adult and Pediatric: Reproductive Endocrinology

6th Edition


  • J. Larry Jameson
  • David de Kretser
  • John Marshall
  • Leslie De Groot
    • Print ISBN 9780323240604

    Key Features

    • Stay abreast of the newest knowledge in reproductive endocrinology, including…
      • endocrinology of sexual behavior and gender identity
      • genetic pathways that control gonadal development and sex differentiation
      • management of PCOS and hirsutism, male androgen deficiency, and gynecomastia
      • and much more.
    • Effectively review the causes and management of precocious or delayed puberty.
    • Count on all the authority that has made Endocrinology, 6th Edition, edited by leading endocrinologists Drs. Jameson and De Groot, the go-to clinical medical reference for endocrinologists worldwide.
    • Make the best clinical decisions in reproductive endocrinology with an enhanced emphasis on evidence-based practice in conjunction with expert opinion.

    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


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