Roberta M.C. Moreira Allgayer

Roberta M.C. Moreira Allgayer
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul | UFRGS · Departamento de Endocrinologia

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Objective: The impact of gender-affirming hormone therapy (GAHT) on cardiovascular health is still not entirely established. A systematic review was conducted to summarize the evidence on the risk of subclinical atherosclerosis in transgender people receiving GAHT. Methods: A systematic review was performed following PRISMA guidelines, and data...
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The process of gender transitioning includes the employment of gender-affirming hormone therapy (GAHT) to attenuate gender dysphoria. Although considered relatively safe, there is still debate whether GAHT may increase the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in transgender men (TM). Non-conventional subclinical cardiovascular (CV) risk markers, su...
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Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine disorder, affecting women of reproductive age and has been associated with metabolic and reproductive abnormalities. Evidence from different geographic regions indicates that the metabolic features of PCOS may be influenced by ethnicity, lifestyle and sociocultural backgrounds. Also, metabolic...
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Desenvolvido pelo Departamento de Endocrinologia Feminina, Andrologia e Transgeneridade (DEFAT) da Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia (SBEM), este é um volume que em 31 capítulos traz desde conceitos básicos de anatomia e fisiologia até aspectos diagnósticos, éticos e terapêuticos das principais condições ligadas à incongruência d...
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Background: Gender dysphoria is defined as a feeling of distress resulting from the incongruence between the sex assigned at birth and the gender identity, lasting longer than 6 months. In individuals with gender dysphoria, gender-affirming hormone therapy (GAHT) may improve quality of life (QoL). Objectives: We aimed to assess perceived QoL, to co...
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Background: Gender dysphoria is defined as a feeling of distress resulting from the incongruence between the gender assigned at birth and the identity gender and lasting longer than 6 months. In individuals with gender dysphoria, gender-affirming hormone therapy(GAHT) may improve quality of life (QoL). Objectives: Here, we aimed to assess perceived...
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To investigate whether lipid accumulation product (LAP) is related to androgen and sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG) levels and to cardiovascular risk factors in postmenopausal women with no evidence of established cardiovascular disease. Cross-sectional study. LAP (waist-58 × triglycerides [nmol/L]), LAP ≥ arbitrary cutoff point of 34.5, serum t...

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