The Journal of the ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies (JAFES) is a Scopus-indexed, OPEN ACCESS, peer reviewed, English language, medical and health science journal that is published two times a year by the ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies (AFES). Its editorial policies are aligned with the policies of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (

JAFES welcomes manuscripts on all aspects of endocrinology and metabolism in the form of original articles, review articles, case reports, feature articles (clinical practice guidelines, clinical case seminars, clinical practical guidelines, book reviews, et cetera), editorials , letters to the Editor, brief communications and special announcements. Authors may include members and non-members of the AFES.


Vol 33, No 1 (2018): Online First

Table of Contents

Original Articles

Achmad Zulfa Juniarto, Maria Ulfah, Mahayu Dewi Ariani, Agustini Utari, Sultana MH Faradz
Roberto Mirasol, Nemencio Nicodemus Jr., Anand Jain, Arvind Vilas Gadekar, Susan Yu-Gan
Kim Piow Lim, Azraai Bahari Nasruddin, Noraishah Md Rani
Faruque Pathan, Su-Yen Goh, Achmad Rudijanto, Arvind Gadekar, Anand Jain, Nemencio Nicodemus Jr.
Marc Gregory Yu, Nina Castillo-Carandang, Maria Elinor Grace Sison, Angelique Bea Uy, Katrina Lenora Villarante, Maria Patricia Deanna Maningat, Elizabeth Paz-Pacheco, Eileen Abesamis-Cubillan

Case Reports

Tin Nwe Latt, Siti Iryawani Rahman, Noor Shafina Mohd Nor
Cheow Peng Ooi, Norlaila Mustafa, Thean Yean Kew
Wan Juani Wan Seman, Azraai Bahari Nasruddin, Nurain Mohd Noor
Karen Lazaro, Perie Adorable-Wagan
Kim Piow Lim, Wei Hao Kok, Nor Azmi Kamaruddin