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    • Challenges in the diagnosis and management of acromegaly: a focus on comorbidities 

      Abreu, Alin; Pinzon Tovar, Alejandro; Castellanos, Rafael; Valenzuela, Alex; Gomez Giraldo, Claudia Milena; Castellanos Pinedo, Alejandro; Pantoja Guerrero, Doly; Builes Barrera, Carlos Alfonso; Ignacio Franco, Humberto; Ribeiro-Oliveira, Antonio, Jr.; Vilar, Lucio; Jallad, Raquel S.; Duarte, Felipe Gaia; Gadelha, Monica; Boguszewski, Cesar Luiz; Abucham, Julio [UNIFESP]; Naves, Luciana A.; Musolino, Nina Rosa C.; Justamante de Faria, Maria Estela; Rossato, Ciliana; Bronstein, Marcello D. (Springer, 2016)
      Acromegaly is a rare, insidious disease resulting from the overproduction of growth hormone (GH) and insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1), and is associated with a range of comorbidities. The extent of associated complications ...
    • Controversial issues in the management of hyperprolactinemia and prolactinomas - An overview by the Neuroendocrinology Department of the Brazilian Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism 

      Vilar, Lucio; Abucham, Julio [UNIFESP]; Albuquerque, Jose Luciano; Araujo, Luiz Antonio; Azevedo, Monalisa F.; Boguszewski, Cesar Luiz; Casulari, Luiz Augusto; Cunha Neto, Malebranche B. C.; Czepielewski, Mauro A.; Duarte, Felipe H. G.; Faria, Manuel dos S.; Gadelha, Monica R.; Garmes, Heraldo M.; Glezer, Andrea; Gurgel, Maria Helane; Jallad, Raquel S.; Martins, Manoel; Miranda, Paulo A. C.; Montenegro, Renan M.; Musolino, Nina R. C.; Naves, Luciana A.; Ribeiro-Oliveira Junior, Antonio; Silva, Cintia M. S.; Viecceli, Camila; Bronstein, Marcello D. (Sbem-Soc Brasil Endocrinologia & Metabologia, 2018)
      Prolactinomas are the most common pituitary adenomas (approximately 40% of cases), and they represent an important cause of hypogonadism and infertility in both sexes. The magnitude of prolactin (PRL) elevation can be ...
    • Cushing's syndrome in pregnancy: an overview 

      Vilar, Lucio; Freitas, Maria da Conceição; Lima, Lúcia Helena C.; Lyra, Ruy; Kater, Claudio Elias [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2007-11-01)
      Cushing's syndrome (CS) during pregnancy is a rare condition with fewer than 150 cases reported in the literature. Adrenal adenomas were found to be the commonest cause, followed by Cushing's disease. The gestation ...
    • Harvey Cushing and Philip Hench: pituitary basophilism meets cortisone excess 

      Kater, Claudio Elias [UNIFESP]; Vilar, Lucio; Newell-Price, John (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2007-11-01)
    • Long-Term Remission of Acromegaly after Octreotide Withdrawal Is an Uncommon and Frequently Unsustainable Event 

      Casagrande, Alessandra [UNIFESP]; Bronstein, Marcello Delano [UNIFESP]; Jallad, Raquel Soares [UNIFESP]; Moraes, Aline B.; Elias, Paula C. L.; Castro, Margaret; Czepielewski, Mauro A.; Boschi, Artur; Ribeiro-Oliveira, Antonio, Jr.; Schweizer, Junia R. O. L.; Vilar, Lucio; Nazato, Debora Maria [UNIFESP]; Gadelha, Monica R.; Abucham, Julio [UNIFESP] (Karger, 2017)
      Background: Long-term remission of acromegaly after somatostatin analog withdrawal has been reported in 18-42% of patients in studies with a relatively small number of patients using different inclusion and remission ...
    • Recomendações do Departamento de Neuroendocrinologia da Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia para o Diagnóstico e Tratamento da Acromegalia no Brasil 

      Vieira Neto, Leonardo; Abucham, Julio [UNIFESP]; Araujo, Luiz Antônio De; Boguszewski, Cesar L.; Bronstein, Marcello D.; Czepielewski, Mauro; Jallad, Raquel S.; Musolino, Nina R. De C.; Naves, Luciana A.; Ribeiro-oliveira Júnior, Antônio; Vilar, Lucio; Faria, Manuel Dos S.; Gadelha, Mônica R. (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2011-12-01)
    • Recomendações do Departamento de Neuroendocrinologia da Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia para o diagnóstico e tratamento da acromegalia no Brasil 

      Vieira Neto, Leonardo; Abucham, Julio [UNIFESP]; Araujo, Luiz Antônio De; Boguszewski, Cesar L.; Bronstein, Marcello D.; Czepielewski, Mauro; Jallad, Raquel S.; Musolino, Nina R. De C.; Naves, Luciana A.; Ribeiro-oliveira Júnior, Antônio; Vilar, Lucio; Faria, Manuel Dos S.; Gadelha, Mônica R. (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2011-03-01)
      Acromegaly is a disease associated with increased morbidity and reduced life expectancy. Because of its insidious character and its non-recognition, the diagnosis is often made with delay, which, along with the complications ...
    • Síndrome de Cushing subclínica em populações de risco 

      Caetano, Maria Silvia S. [UNIFESP]; Vilar, Lucio; Kater, Claudio Elias [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2007-11-01)
      Based on autopsy studies, adrenal masses are among the most common tumors in humans. Endogenous Cushing's syndrome (CS) is unusual and adrenal adenomas account for 10% of all cases of CS. Patients with subclinical CS (SCS) ...