Other endocrine abnormalities include peripheral insulin resistance, hyperinsulinemia and chronically elevated plasma free estrogen and testosterone levels.  There are many tests that can detect PCOS which includes LH, FSH, total and free testosterone, DHEA-s etc. If you have a high index of suspicion, discuss… Read More »
Problems with your Thyroid gland can mimic a number of psychiatric disorders ranging from depression, anxiety and even psychosis. It is thus extremely important that mental health professionals be aware of some important but little known facts. Read More »
An endocrine referral was made and the endocrinologist diagnosed this as “mild subclinical hypothyroidism”. Whilst this is true from the endocrinologist’s perspective, does it hold true from the psychiatrist’s perspective? And….what about the patient? Read More »
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