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Endocrine facets of ageing

Endocrine facets of ageing

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Published by J. Wiley in Chichester, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aging -- Endocrine aspects -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statement[editors, Derek J. Chadwick, and Jamie A. Goode].
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesNovartis Foundation symposium -- 242.
    ContributionsChadwick, Derek., Goode, Jamie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP187.3.A34 E53 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 290 p. :
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21463081M
    ISBN 100471486361
    LC Control Number2001046746
    OCLC/WorldCa47957564


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This book reviews advances in the understanding of endocrine facets of ageing. It considers the relative magnitudes and time courses of different endocrine adaptations in the ageing human and experimental animal, addressing the influence of external factors on the rates of progression of endocrine sequelae in ageing, the mechanisms that.

This book reviews advances in the understanding of endocrine facets of ageing. It considers the relative magnitudes and time courses of different endocrine adaptations in the ageing human and experimental animal, addressing the influence of external factors on the rates of progression of endocrine sequelae in ageing, the mechanisms that.

The most common endocrine changes of healthy aging are declines in GH and IGF-I, ovarian steroids in postmenopausal women, testosterone (T) in men, and DHEA. Aging is associated with an increased frequency of pituitary tumors, detected incidentally in 1025 of hypothalamic-pituitary MRIs performed in older persons.

How to Cite. van den Beld, A. and Lamberts, S. () Endocrine Aspects of Healthy Ageing in Men, in Endocrine Facets of Ageing: Novartis Foundation.

Endocrine aspects of ageing in the male. Gooren LJ(1). Author information: (1)Department of Endocrinology, Hospital of the Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. lgooren There is a statistical decline of testosterone levels in ageing men, most manifest in free testosterone.

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