DUTCH Dialogue

A few thoughts from the desk of Dr. Carrie Jones: Clinical Pearls on SHBG and DHEA

By Mark Newman April 24, 2015

Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG) Clinical Pearls (even though we don’t test it) Commonly when we talk with all of you smart clinicians, you have…

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Is It Profitable to Test Patients Being Treated for Breast Cancer for Estrogen Metabolites?

By Mark Newman July 4, 2014

As with so many questions the answer is probably…”it depends!” We believe that 4-OH estrogens are especially problematic with respect to breast cancer risk. Should…

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Measuring Estrone (E1) and Estriol (E3)

By Mark Newman April 24, 2014

At a recent conference I was asked my opinion on what to do with a patient who had a certain ratio of estriol / (estrone…

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