Frontiers in Gynecological Endocrinology: Volume 1: From Symptoms to Therapies

Part I. Menstrual Dysfunction in Young Women

Chapter 1. Pathophysiology and Clinical Assessment of Primary Amenorrhea

Chapter 2. Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding During Adolescence

Chapter 3. Dysmenorrhea, Premenstrual Syndrome, and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder

Chapter 4. Noncontraceptive Benefits of 17β-Estradiol COCs During Adolescence

Chapter 5. The Concept of Endometriosis as Chronic Disease: Surgical and Medical Therapy with Hormonal and Nonhormonal Targets and the Influence of Endometriosis on Obstetrical Outcome

Part II. Metabolism, Hyperandrogenism, Body Weight and Reproduction

Chapter 6. Vitamin D, Metabolic Disorders and Reproduction

Chapter 7. PCOS from Lifestyle to the Use of Inositol and Insulin Sensitizers

Chapter 8. Pathophysiology and Clinical Assessment of Hyperandrogenic States

Part III. Ovarian Stimulation, Surgery and Insufficiency

Chapter 9. Ovarian Surgery from Puberty Through Reproductive Age and After Menopauset

Chapter 10. Ovulation Induction: Adverse Effects

Chapter 11. Premature Ovarian Insufficiency and Its Fertility Implications

Chapter 12. 12. Premature Ovarian Insufficiency: Strategies to Preserve Good Health and Fertility

Chapter 13. Treatment with Donor Eggs

Part IV. Quality of Life and Sexual Health

Chapter 14. Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder

Chapter 15. Quality of Life and Sexual Health in Breast Cancer Survivors

Part V. Hormone and Pregnancy

Chapter 16. Thyroid Disorders and Pregnancy: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Proposal

Chapter 17. The Role of Progesterone in the Prevention of Preterm Labour

Part VI. Ovarian Ageing and Menopause

Chapter 18. Therapeutic Management of the Menopausal Transition

Chapter 19. Menopause-Related Changes in the Musculoskeletal System, Cartilages and Joints

Chapter 20. Is It Safe to Prevent and Treat Postmenopausal Osteoporosis?

Chapter 21. Menopause, Aging, Pelvic Organ Prolapse, and Dysfunction

Chapter 22. The Influence of Sex Steroids on Affairs of the Heart

Chapter 23. Reproductive Depression and the Response to Oestrogen Therapy

Chapter 24. Body Identical Hormone Replacement

Chapter 25. Postmenopause and Ageing: The Concept of Personalized Therapy