Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0032p758 | Obesity | ECE2013

Body weight loss reverts obesity-associated hypogonadotropic hypogonadism: a meta-analytic study

Corona Giovanni , Rastrelli Giulia , Monami Matteo , Saad Farid , Luconi Michaela , Lucchese Marcello , Sforza Alessandra , Forti Gianni , Mannucci Edoardo , Maggi Mario

Introduction: Few randomised clinical studies have evaluated the impact of diet and physical activity on testosterone levels in obese men with conflicting results. Conversely, studies on bariatric surgery in men generally showed an increase in testosterone levels. The aim of the present study is to perform a systematic review and meta-analysis of available trials on the effect of body weight loss on sex hormones levels.Methods: An extensive Medline searc...

ea0063p604 | Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism 2 | ECE2019

The effects of testosterone treatment on fat tissue dysfunction and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in obese men undergoing bariatric surgery

Maseroli Elisa , Corno Chiara , Comeglio Paolo , Cellai Ilaria , Filippi Sandra , Mello Tommaso , Galli Andrea , Facchiano Enrico , Beltrame Benedetta , Lucchese Marcello , Rastrelli Giulia , Maggi Mario , Vignozzi Linda

Objective: Substitution treatment of hypogonadism in clinical and experimental models has shown beneficial effects on insulin sensitivity and accumulation of visceral and liver fat. Aim of the study was to analyze the effects of testosterone replacement therapy on benign prostatic hyperplasia/lower urinary tract symptoms (BPH/LUTS) clinical parameters, adipose tissue dysfunction and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in obese patients candidates for bariatric surgery.</p...