Frontiers in Gynecological Endocrinology

Volume 2: From Basic Science to Clinical Application

  • Bart C. J. M. Fauser
  • Andrea R. Genazzani

Part of the ISGE Series book series (ISGE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Adolescent Gynecology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. George K. Creatsas, Maria Creatsa
      Pages 3-9
    3. Alessandro D. Genazzani, Susanna Santagni, Erika Rattighieri, Elisa Chierchia, Giulia Despini, Alessia Prati et al.
      Pages 11-23
    4. Andrea R. Genazzani, Alessandro D. Genazzani
      Pages 25-31
    5. Charles Sultan, Laura Gaspari, Françoise Paris
      Pages 33-39
    6. George K. Creatsas
      Pages 41-45
    7. Svetlana Vujović, M. Ivović, M. Tančić Gajić, L. J. Marina, Z. Arizanović, M. Barać et al.
      Pages 47-52
  3. Hormonal Contraception

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
  4. Heavy Menstrual Bleeding, Fibroids, Adenomyosis and Endometriosis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Liselotte Mettler, George M. Ogweno, Rebekka Schnödewind, Ibrahim Alkatout
      Pages 89-101
    3. Panagiotis Drakopoulos, Jean-Marie Wenger, Patrick Petignat, Nicola Pluchino
      Pages 103-108
  5. Assisted Reproduction: the Endocrine Impact

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. Paolo Giovanni Artini, Maria Elena Rosa Obino, Elena Carletti, Sara Pinelli, Giovanna Simi, Maria Ruggiero et al.
      Pages 111-117
    3. Paolo Giovanni Artini, Giovanna Simi, Maria Elena Rosa Obino, Sara Pinelli, Olga Maria Di Berardino, Francesca Papini et al.
      Pages 119-127
    4. Svetlana Vujović, M. Ivović, M. Tančić-Gajić, L. J. Marina, Z. Arizanović, M. Ivanišević et al.
      Pages 129-133
  6. Metabolic Syndrome

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
    2. Diana Jędrzejuk, Andrzej Milewicz, Anna Arkowska, Urszula Mieszczanowicz, Jerzy Chudek, Tomasz Zdrojewski
      Pages 137-141
    3. Susanna Santagni, Erika Rattighieri, Elisa Chierchia, Giulia Despini, Alessia Prati, Alessandro D. Genazzani
      Pages 143-153
  7. Menopause

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 155-155
    2. Stefania Spina, Guja Bernacchi, Elena Cecchi, Andrea R. Genazzani, Tommaso Simoncini
      Pages 157-165
    3. Guja Bernacchi, Stefania Spina, Elena Cecchi, Andrea R. Genazzani, Tommaso Simoncini
      Pages 167-175
  8. Breast Cancer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
    2. Piero Sismondi, Marta D’Alonzo, Valentina Elisabetta Bounous, Francesca Quintili, Anna Maria Ferrero, Luca Mariani et al.
      Pages 179-183
    3. Nicoletta Biglia, Marta D’Alonzo, Silvia Pecchio, Maria Chiara Ottino, Alberto Daniele, Guido Menato
      Pages 185-189
    4. Piero Sismondi, Alberto Daniele, Annamaria Ferrero, Nicoletta Ravarino, Nicoletta Biglia
      Pages 191-198
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 199-206

About this book


This volume offers an up-to-date overview on the major areas of gynecological endocrinology, presenting the latest advances in adolescent gynecological endocrinology, assisted reproduction, menstrual-related disorders, sexuality and transsexualism, polycystic ovary syndrome, myometrial pathology and adenomyosis, obesity and metabolic syndrome, hormonal contraception, premature ovarian failure and menopause. In each chapter the recent advances deriving from basic science and clinical investigations are related to the practical management of the condition under consideration, taking into account the need for individualized therapies. The book is published within the ISGE Book Series, a joint venture between the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology and Springer and is based on the 2014 International School of Gynecological and Reproductive Endocrinology Winter Course. It will be an important tool for obstetricians and gynecologists, endocrinologists and experts in women’s health as well as interested GPs.


Adolescent gynecology Assisted reproduction Cancer Hormone contraception Menopause Menstrual disorders Metabolic syndrome Polycystic ovary syndrome Pregnancy Premature ovarian failure Sexuality

Editors and affiliations

  • Bart C. J. M. Fauser
    • 1
  • Andrea R. Genazzani
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Reproductive MedicineUniversity Medical Center UtrechtUtrechtThe Netherlands
  2. 2.International Society of Gynecological EndocrinologyPisaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-09661-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-09662-9
  • Series Print ISSN 2197-8735
  • Series Online ISSN 2197-8743
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