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Erratum: Correction of Figure. The Implication of Coronary Artery Calcium Testing for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Diabetes

Blankstein R, Gupta A, Rana JS, Nasir K

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):487-487.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.487
We found an error in Fig. 5A in the review article.
Response: Utility of the Visceral Adiposity Index and Hypertriglyceridemic Waist Phenotype for Predicting Incident Hypertension (Endocrinol Metab 2017;32:221-9, Mohsen Janghorbani et al.)

Janghorbani M

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):485-486.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.485
No abstract available.
Rebound Feeding in the Wake of Short-Term Suspension of Food Intake Differs in the Presence of Estrous Cycle Peak versus Nadir Levels of Estradiol

Shakya M, Briski KP

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):475-484.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.475
BACKGROUND: Short-term interruption of feeding is ordinary in modern life but negatively impacts appetite control and body weight. Estradiol (E) imposes long-term inhibitory tonus on food consumption; however, E influence...
Characteristics of Korean Patients with Primary Adrenal Insufficiency: A Registry-Based Nationwide Survey in Korea

Hong AR, Ryu OH, Kim SY, Kim SW, The Korean Adrenal Gland and Endocrine Hypertension Study Group, Korean Endocrine Society

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):466-474.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.466
BACKGROUND: Primary adrenal insufficiency (PAI) is a rare, potentially life-threatening condition. There are few Korean studies on PAI, and most have had small sample sizes. We aimed to examine the...
Detection of Polyethylene Glycol Thyrotropin (TSH) Precipitable Percentage (Macro-TSH) in Patients with a History of Thyroid Cancer

Giusti M, Conte L, Repetto AM, Gay S, Marroni P, Mittica M, Mussap M

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):460-465.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.460
BACKGROUND: Owing to its large molecular size, polyethylene glycol (PEG)-precipitable thyrotropin (TSH) can accumulate in the circulation, elevating TSH levels. PEG-precipitable TSH can be used to detect macro-TSH (mTSH) in...
Effects of Single Vitamin D₃ Injection (200,000 Units) on Serum Fibroblast Growth Factor 23 and Sclerostin Levels in Subjects with Vitamin D Deficiency

Zhang D, Seo DH, Choi HS, Park HS, Chung YS, Lim SK

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):451-459.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.451
BACKGROUND: Vitamin D deficiency remains common in all age groups and affects skeletal and non-skeletal health. Fibroblast growth factor 23 is a bone-derived hormone that regulates phosphate and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D...
Changes in Body Composition According to Age and Sex among Young Non-Diabetic Korean Adults: the Kangbuk Samsung Health Study

Kim SK, Kwon YH, Cho JH, Lee DY, Park SE, Oh HG, Park CY, Lee WY, Oh KW, Park SW, Rhee EJ

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):442-450.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.442
BACKGROUND: Age-related decreases in lean mass represent a serious health problem. We aimed to analyze the risks of rapid decreases in lean mass by age and sex in relatively young...
Disease-Specific Mortality of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Patients in Korea: A Multicenter Cohort Study

Jeon MJ, Kim WG, Kim TH, Kim HK, Kim BH, Yi HS, Kim ES, Kim H, Kim YN, Kim EH, Kim TY, Kim SW, Kang HC, Chung JH, Shong YK, Kim WB, on behalf of the Korean Thyroid Cancer Study Group

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):434-441.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.434
BACKGROUND: Little is known regarding disease-specific mortality of differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) patients and its risk factors in Korea. METHODS: We retrospectively reviewed a large multi-center cohort of thyroid cancer from...
Factors Associated with Postoperative Diabetes Insipidus after Pituitary Surgery

Faltado AL, Macalalad-Josue AA, Li RJ, Quisumbing JPM, Yu MG, Jimeno CA

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):426-433.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.426
BACKGROUND: Determining risk factors for diabetes insipidus (DI) after pituitary surgery is important in improving patient care. Our objective is to determine the factors associated with DI after pituitary surgery. METHODS:...
Decreasing Lean Body Mass with Age: Challenges and Opportunities for Novel Therapies

Boutari C, Mantzoros

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):422-425.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.422
No abstract available.
Alternative Polyadenylation in Human Diseases

Chang JW, Yeh HS, Yong J

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):413-421.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.413
Varying length of messenger RNA (mRNA) 3′-untranslated region is generated by alternating the usage of polyadenylation sites during pre-mRNA processing. It is prevalent through all eukaryotes and has emerged as...
Recent Advances in Core Needle Biopsy for Thyroid Nodules

Jung CK, Baek JH

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):407-412.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.407
Core needle biopsy (CNB) was introduced as an alternative diagnostic tool to fine-needle aspiration (FNA), and is increasingly being used in the preoperative assessment of thyroid nodules. CNB provides a...
Active Surveillance of Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma: A Mini-Review from Korea

Kim TY, Shong YK

  • Endocrinol Metab.
  • 2017 Dec;32(4):399-406.
  • doi: 10.3803/EnM.2017.32.4.399
In Korea, the incidence of thyroid cancer increased explosively in the early 2000s, and reached a plateau in the early 2010s. Most cases of newly diagnosed thyroid cancer are small...

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