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 2 (2018): Online First

Table of Contents

Original Articles

Nia Siregar, Pradana Soewondo, Imam Subekti, Muhadi Muhadi
Melissa Claire Uy, Rebecca Lim-Alba, Eric Chua
Sybil Claudine Luy, Oliver Allan Dampil
James Paningbatan, Jimmy Aragon, Maria Princess Landicho-Kanapi, Katrina Rodriguez-Asuncion
Diane Carla Bernardo, Cecilia Jimeno, Ralph Jason Li
Gherald Bermudez, Gabriel Jasul Jr., Aileen David-Wang, Cecilia Jimeno, Jonray Magallanes, Anna Angelica Macalalad-Josue
Cecilia Jimeno, Sjoberg Kho, Grace Ko de los Santos, Neslie Buena-Bobis, Michael Villa
Ria Mari Siao, Marc Josef So, Maria Honolina Gomez
Khin Yu, Kyu Kyu Maung, Aye Thida, Thein Myint
Jonathan Mercado, May Sison, Maria Princess Kanapi, Lyza Camille Gadong

Case Reports

Edelissa Payumo, Thelma Crisostomo, Beinjerinck Ivan Cudal
Liam Clifford, Ammar Wakil
Gayathri Krishnan, Norhayati Yahaya