Issue 2/2018

GMP-4 inhibition and serum levels of incretin hormones in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Issue: 2/2018 Author: Stanchev, Pavel E., Orbetsova, Maria M., Koleva, Daniela Iv., Terzieva, Dora D., Davcheva, Delyana M., Iliev, Dimitar A., Petrov, Sava V., Simitchiev, Kiril K. Clinic of Endocrinology and Disease of Replacement, UMHAT “St. Georgi “, Plovdiv, Medical University, Plovdiv, Central Clinical Laboratory, UMHAT “St. Georgi “, Medical University, Plovdiv, Department of Analytical Chemistry and […]


Epidemiology and Clinical Characteristics of Differentiated Thyroid Carcinoma

Issue: 2/2018 Author: Dimitrova, Inna D., Kovatcheva, Roussanka D., Ivanova, Radina S., Shinkov, Alexandеr D. Department of Thyroid and Metabolic Bone Diseases, University Hospital of Endocrinology “Acad. Ivan Penchev” Clinical center of Endocrinology and Gerontology, Medical University, Sofia Abstract: Differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC) includes papillary and follicular carcinoma (FTC). Thyroid cancer is found in approximately […]


Primary Aldosteronism – Modern Concepts in the Diagnostic and Therapeutic approach

Issue: 2/2018 Author: Rusev, Rosen A., Matrozova, Joanna A., Elenkova, Atanaska P., Zacharieva, Sabina Z. Clinical Center of Endocrinology and Gerontology, Medical University, Sofia Abstract: Primary aldosteronism (PA) is the most common form of endocrine hypertension with a prevalence estimated to be around 8.8%among hypertensive patients. Cross-sectional and prospective studies have shown a prevalence of […]


Association Between the Diabetogenic Genotype and the Main Vascular Complications of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Issue: 2/2018 Author: Lozanov, Lachezar B. Clinic of Internal Diseases, Department of Endocrinology, Acibadem City Clinic, Tokuda Hospital, Sofia Abstract: Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a multifactorial polygen-mediated metabolic disorder. The modern therapeutic strategies for control of hyperglycaemia and related metabolic disturbances reduce the risk of micro- and macrovascular complications, cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. Нowever, […]


Renal Complications in Primary Hyperparathyroidism

Issue: 2/2018 Author: Ivanova, Gergana T., Shinkov, Alexander D., Kovatcheva, Roussanka D. Third clinic of endocrinology and metabolic diseases, USHATE “Acad. Ivan Penchev”, Clinical Center of Endocrinology and Gerontology, Medical University, Sofia Abstract: Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is a condition of parathyroid hormone overproduction resulting from hyperplasia or adenoma of one or more parathyroid glands. It […]


Therapeutic Options for Patients with Active Thyroid-associated Ophthalmopathy

Issue: 2/2018 Author: Stoynova, Mariya A., Shinkov, Alexander D., Kovatcheva, Roussanka D. Department of Thyroid and metabolic bone diseases, University hospital of Endocrinology “Acad. Ivan Penchev”, Clinical center of Endocrinology and Gerontology, Medical Faculty, Medical University, Sofia Abstract: Thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy (TAO) is an autoimmune disorder of the retroorbital soft tissues. In etiopathogenetic terms, it is […]


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