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 34, No 1 (2019): May Issue (Online First)

Table of Contents

Letters to the Editor

Joanna Mańdziuk, Magdalena Okarska-Napierała, Ernest Kuchar

Review Articles

Gratcia Ayundini, Cindy Astrella, Dicky Tahapary, Pradana Soewondo

Original Articles

Jose Paolo Panuda, Anna Angelica Macalalad-Josue, Myrna Buenaluz-Sedurante
Anna Angelica Macalalad-Josue, Lia Aileen Palileo-Villanueva, Mark Anthony Sandoval, Jose Paolo Panuda
Annie Jane Sarmiento, Diane Carla Bernardo, Iris Thiele Isip-Tan
Kean Ghee Lim, Yogarabindranath Nantha, Nurfazila Kasim, Tarshandiny Ramamoothy, Annabelle Yam, Ern Wei Lim, Matthew Loh
Katrina Marie Festejo-Villamiel, Christy Yao, Marianna Sioson
Danish Ng, Nurain Mohd Noor, Sy Liang Yong
Indah Widyahening, Gbenga Kayode, Grace Wangge, Diederick Grobbee

Case Reports

Gayathri Krishnan, Norhayati Yahaya, Mansour Yahya
Waye Kang, Carolina Singarayar, Norasyikin Abdul Wahab, Norlela Sukor, Nor Azmi Kamaruddin
Natalia Wijaya, Celeste Ong-Ramos