the branch of physiology and medicine concerned with endocrine glands and hormones.
a disease in which the body’s ability to produce or respond to the hormone insulin is impaired, resulting in abnormal metabolism of carbohydrates and elevated levels of glucose in the blood.
Thyroid function tests, Blood sugar levels. Specialist. Endocrinologist. Endocrinology (from Greek ἔνδον, endon, "within"; κρίνω, krīnō, "to separate"; and -λογία, -logia) is a b
Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid) is a condition in which your thyroid gland produces too much of the hormone thyroxine. ... Sometimes, treatment of hyperthyroidism involves surgery to remove all o
Polycystic ovarian syndrome, or PCOS, is a condition in which a woman's levels of the sex hormones estrogen and progesterone are out of balance. This leads to the growth of ovarian cysts (benign mass
A thyroid biopsy is a procedure in which a small sample of tissue is removed from the thyroid gland and looked at under a microscope for cancer, infection, or other thyroid problems. The thyroid gland
Thyroid function tests are a series of blood tests used to measure how well your thyroid gland is working. ... Typically, a doctor who is concerned about your thyroid hormone levels will order broad s