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Hot Topics in Endocrinology and Metabolism

Edited by Hassan M. Heshmati

Endocrinology Metabolism Consulting, LLC

The field of endocrinology and metabolism represents a complex and multifaceted specialty in medicine that may be affected by different factors. This book presents an overview of several endocrine-disrupting chemicals, especially those affecting the reproductive system and adipose tissue. It also discusses the endocrine and metabolic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and the pathogenesis of lipedema.

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Hot Topics in Endocrinology and MetabolismEdited by Hassan M. Heshmati

Published: December 8th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.90963

ISBN: 978-1-83962-912-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-911-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-913-6

Copyright year: 2021

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1555 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

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1. G-Protein Coupled Hormone Receptors of the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Gonadal Axis are Targets of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals

By Valentine Suteau, Patrice Rodien and Mathilde Munier


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2. Effect of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals on HPG Axis: A Reproductive Endocrine Homeostasis

By Priya Gupta, Archisman Mahapatra, Anjali Suman and Rahul Kumar Singh


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3. Environmental Obesogens and Human Health

By Archisman Mahapatra, Priya Gupta, Anjali Suman and Rahul Kumar Singh


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4. Critical Analysis of Human Exposure to Bisphenol A and Its Novel Implications on Renal, Cardiovascular and Hypertensive Diseases

By Rafael Moreno-Gómez-Toledano, María I. Arenas, Sandra Sánchez-Esteban, Alberto Cook, Marta Saura and Ricardo J. Bosch


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5. Consequences of COVID-19 Pandemic Including Endocrine and Metabolic Impacts

By Hassan M. Heshmati


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6. Estrogen as a Contributing Factor to the Development of Lipedema

By Sara Al-Ghadban, Mary L. Teeler and Bruce A. Bunnell


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