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Yen and Jaffe's reproductive endocrinology : physiology, pathophysiology, and clinical management / [edited by] Jerome F. Strauss III, Robert L. Barbieri.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia, PA : Saunders/Elsevier, c2009.
Εdition:
6th ed.
Description:
xv, 928 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.
Notes:
"Expert consult"--Cover.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Neuroendocrinology of reproduction -- The gonadotropin hormones and their receptors -- Prolactin in human reproduction -- The synthesis and metabolism of steroid hormones -- Steroid hormone action -- Prostaglandins and other lipid mediators in reproductive medicine -- Neuroendocrine control of the menstrual cycle -- The ovarian life cycle -- The structure, function, and evaluation of the female reproductive tract -- The breast -- The endocrinology of human pregnancy and fetoplacental neuroendocrine development -- The hypothalamo-pituitary unit, testes, and male accessory organs -- Disorders of sex development -- Puberty: gonadarche and adrenarche -- Nutrition and the pubertal transition -- Physiologic and pathophysiologic alterations of the neuroendocrine components of the reproductive axis -- Reproductive immunology and its disorders -- Menopause and aging -- Male reproductive aging -- Polycystic ovary syndrome and hyperandrogenic states -- Female infertility -- Male infertility -- Endocrine disturbances affecting reproduction -- Endometriosis -- Benign uterine disorders -- Endocrine diseases of pregnancy -- Medical approaches to ovarian stimulation for infertility -- Assisted reproduction -- Gamete and embryo manipulation -- Cytogenetics in reproduction -- Breast cancer -- Evaluation of hormonal status -- Pelvic imaging in reproductive endocrinology -- Contraception.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Reproductive endocrinology
ISBN:
  • 9781416049074
  • 141604907X
LCCN:
2008037592
OCLC:
244567186
Related name:
RCP:
C - S