Endocrinology Update

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Endocrinology Update is a quarterly publication for physicians that highlights trends in endocrinology-related procedures and disease management strategies at Mayo Clinic.

To contact the Department of Endocrinology at Mayo Clinic for a referral or physician consultation, please call 800-313-5077. For an endocrine surgery consultation, please call 507-284-2166.

To subscribe to Endocrinology Update, please send an email with your request to endocrineupdate@mayo.edu.

2017 Issues

Vol. 12, No. 1, 2017 (PDF)

  • 2017 — The Semicentennial for the Mayo Clinic Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism & Nutrition
  • Metformin Revisited
  • Endocrinology Practice and Research at Mayo Clinic’s Florida Campus: 30 Years of Growth
  • An Inconspicuous Pheochromocytoma: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics

2016 Issues

Vol. 11, No. 4, 2016 (PDF)

  • Weight Gain in Women at Midlife: Unique Issues in Management and the Role of Menopausal Hormone Therapy
  • Insulin: A Line in the Sands of Time
  • Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors and Thyroid Dysfunction: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics
  • Dr. Henry S. Plummer Inducted Into Health Care Hall of Fame — Joins Mayo Brothers

Vol. 11, No. 3, 2016 (PDF)

  • Training in Endocrinology at Mayo Clinic
  • A Missed Parathyroid Adenoma: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics
  • Preventing Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Insights From Genetic Studies

Vol. 11, No. 2, 2016 (PDF)

  • Addressing the Challenges of Transgender Health Care
  • Intragastric Balloon: A Re-Emerging Approach for Obesity
  • Incidentally Discovered Adrenal Masses and Subclinical Cushing Syndrome
  • Recurrent Primary Hyperparathyroidism in a Patient With Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia, Type 1: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics

Vol. 11, No. 1, 2016 (PDF)

  • Assessment of Bone Strength In Vivo in Humans: A Novel Diagnostic Tool for Osteoporosis
  • Hypoglycemia — Role for the Selective Arterial Calcium Stimulation Test
  • The Mayo Clinic Pediatric Endocrine Surgery Experience
  • A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics: An Unusual Cause of a Pituitary Mass

2015 Issues

Vol. 10, No. 4, 2015 (PDF)

  • The Mayo Clinic Diabetes Technology Clinic
    A Story of Continuous Improvement With Focus on Outcomes Important for Patients and Stakeholder Feedback
  • A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics
    Endocrine Manifestations of Erdheim-Chester Disease — A Rare Cause of Diabetes Insipidus
  • Management of Hyperglycemia in the Hospital
  • Artificial Endocrine Pancreas: Past, Present and Near Future

Vol. 10, No. 3, 2015 (PDF)

  • Retributions of a Sedentary Lifestyle: Impact on Insulin Sensitivity and Diabetes — Lessons Learned From Studies on Muscle Mitochondria
  • New Tools to Predict Fracture Risk
  • Quality Health Care in Endocrinology

Vol. 10, No. 2, 2015 (PDF)

  • Bariatric Surgery in Adolescents
  • Lipodystrophy Syndromes: New Treatment, Newer Questions
  • What's for Dinner? 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Report
  • Correspondence: The 100-Year Anniversary of the Isolation of Thyroid Hormone in Rochester, Minnesota

Vol. 10, No. 1, 2015 (PDF)

  • Investigating the Response to Metformin in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome With Metabolomics
  • The Role of Focused Parathyroidectomy
  • Melorheostosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery of Growth Hormone-Producing Pituitary Adenomas

2014 Issues

Vol. 9, No. 4, 2014 (PDF)

  • The 100-Year Anniversary of the Isolation of Thyroid Hormone in Rochester, Minnesota
  • Retroperitoneoscopic Adrenalectomy: A Useful Surgical Approach in Select Patients
  • Primary Aldosteronism: The Role of Adrenal Venous Sampling

Vol. 9, No. 3, 2014 (PDF)

  • Pursuing Team Science at the Programmatic and Institutional Levels
  • Evolving Therapeutic Strategies for Patients With Differentiated Thyroid Cancer
  • Expanded Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery
  • Use of Smartphone App to Prepare Patients for Bariatric Surgery

Vol. 9, No. 2, 2014 (PDF)

  • Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Ethanol Ablation of Neck Nodal Metastases in Patients With Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma
  • Hypophosphatasia
  • Statin-Associated Musculoskeletal Syndrome — What to Do?

Vol. 9, No. 1, 2014 (PDF)

  • Serum Thyroglobulin Measurement by Mass Spectrometry in the Follow-Up of Thyroid Cancer Patients
  • Diabetic Dyslipidemia: An Update
  • Asymptomatic Paget's Disease — To Treat or Not to Treat