Month: September 2021

Dr Madeleine Haygarth1 1Royal Perth Hospital, WA, Australia A 60-year-old post-menopausal female presented with a 4-week history of androgenic alopecia and 10kg weight loss. She later developed acne and voice hoarseness with clitoromegaly noted on clinical examination. There was no...
  • September 28, 2021
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Bronwyn Stuckey Keogh Institute for Medical Research; Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital; Medical School, University of Western Australia In the mid-1990s, investigators recruited 161,808 women into the WHI study. Although we think of the WHI as...
  • September 13, 2021
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Dr Sally Reid MBBS, FRANZCOG, MRMed Fertility preservation is an overarching definition, with Oncofertility describing the intersection of two disciplines; Oncology and Reproductive Medicine. Consideration of the loss of reproductive and/ or sexual function following cancer diagnosis is not a...
  • September 13, 2021
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Dr Sonia Davison Monash University There are many options for management of bothersome symptoms around the time of the menopause. Although menopausal hormone therapy (MHT) is the most effective option for management of vasomotor and genito-urinary symptoms, some women are...
  • September 10, 2021
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