Journal of
Diabetes and Endocrinology

  • Abbreviation: J. Diabetes Endocrinol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2685
  • DOI: 10.5897/JDE
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 65

Table of Content: 15 December; 2(4)

December 2011

A case report of anti-parathyroid hormone immunotherapy for parathyroid carcinoma

Parathyroid carcinoma is a unique malignant tumor, the primary clinical manifestations of which are hyperfunction of the parathyroid gland, various metabolic disorders secondary to hypercalcemia and corresponding impairment of tissues and organs. A complete laboratory examination, accurate imaging, and reliable histopathologic findings are critical to the diagnosis of parathyroid carcinoma. Parathyroid carcinoma is...

Author(s): Jianbo Zhang, Feng Tong, Weixia Zhong and Sheng Li

December 2011

Prevalence of overweight and obesity, and status of chronic non- communicable diseases and some related risk factors among Egyptian adolescents

Obesity is a major threat to children's health today. The prevalence of obesity has been steadily increasing; over the past 25 years, the number of obese children has nearly tripled and is more likely to have risk factors for cardiovascular disease, such as type 2 diabetes high cholesterol or high blood pressure. Research objectives were to study the current prevalence of overweight and obesity among...

Author(s): Nebal Abdel Rahman Aboul Ella, Dina Ibrahim Shehab and Mervat Ahmad Ismail