Endocrinology Update

March 14, 2020

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.

2020 Issues

Vol. 15, No. 1, 2020 (PDF)

  • Single-Site Robotic Adrenalectomy at Mayo Clinic
  • Managing Skeletal Issues in Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Individuals
  • Importance of Pre-Pregnancy Care for Women with Diabetes: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics
  • Familial Partial Lipodystrophy — One Size Does Not Fit All: Cases From the Endocrine Teaching Clinic

2019 Issues

Vol. 14, No. 1, 2019 (PDF)

  • 11C-choline PET/CT for Parathyroid Imaging
  • Using Fluorescence Angiography to Predict and Prevent Hypoparathyroidism After Thyroid Surgery
  • ENPP1 Variants Associated With Autosomal Recessive Hypophosphatemic Rickets Type 2: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics
  • Endocrinologist-Directed Multidisciplinary Hospital Nutrition Support Service

2018 Issues

Vol. 13, No. 4, 2018 (PDF)

  • The Mayo Clinic Thyroid Cancer Survivorship Program
  • Hypertriglyceridemic Pancreatitis
  • Importance of Prompt Treatment for Severe Hypercortisolism Secondary to Ectopic Cushing Syndrome: Cases From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics

Vol. 13, No. 3, 2018 (PDF)

  • Association of Yoga Exercises and Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Ethanol Ablation for the Treatment of Cystic and Predominantly Cystic Thyroid Nodules
  • Artificial Pancreas: The Journey Continues
  • Steroid Cell Tumor of the Ovary Causing Renin-Mediated Hypertension: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics

Vol. 13, No. 2, 2018 (PDF)

  • Radiofrequency Ablation Therapy for Large Benign Thyroid Nodules
  • Weight Regain After Bariatric Surgery
  • Dr. George D. Molnar and Glycemic Variability
  • Adrenocortical Cancer Presenting as Postmenopausal Bleeding: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics

Vol. 13, No. 1, 2018 (PDF)

  • Senescent Cells: Promising Anti-Aging Targets for Health Span Extension and the Treatment of Osteoporosis
  • Thyroid Eye Disease Clinic — The Mayo Clinic Model
  • Functioning Gonadotroph Macroadenoma Causing Ovarian Hyperstimulation: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics
  • Research Corner: Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer

2017 Issues

Vol. 12, No. 4, 2017 (PDF)

  • The Heritage of Scholarly Clinician: Endocrinologists at Mayo Clinic
  • Novel Therapeutic Approach for Ectopic Cushing Syndrome: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics

Vol. 12, No. 3, 2017 (PDF)

  • Celebrating the Founders of Endocrine Research at Mayo Clinic
  • An Emerging Connection Between Circadian Rhythm Disruption and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diagnostic Approach to Disorders of Extraskeletal Bone Formation
  • Thyroid Storm: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics

Vol. 12, No. 2, 2017 (PDF)

  • Ratio of 25(OH)D-to-24,25(OH)2D: A New Test to Confirm 24-Hydroxylase (CYP24A1) Deficiency as the Cause of Hypercalcemia
  • Dr. Edward H. Rynearson — A Scholarly Clinician
  • Hypoparathyroidism: Causes, Presentation and Advances in Treatment
  • A Flushing Disorder: A Case From the Endocrine Teaching Clinics

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