Treatment of adrenal glands dysfunction, type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, goiter, Graves’ disease, thyroiditis, thyroid cancer, metabolic disease, pituitary gland (hypopituitarism), Turner syndrome, acquired disorders, ovarian failure (menopause), impaired testicular function, impaired puberty.
Endocrinology is a unit that studies diseases of the endocrine (excretory) system and the products of its activity – hormones. Along with this, endocrinology studies the impact of endocrine system on cells growth and differentiation (including histogenesis – tissue formation, and organogenesis – forming organs), as well as psychological or behavioral reactions, caused by hormones – metabolism, growth and development, tissue function, sleep, digestion, respiration, excretion, mood, stress, lactation, movement, reproduction, and sensory perception.
Endocrine system consists of several different parts of the gland body that secrete hormones into the blood directly. Hormones have various functions and modes of action. Thus, one hormone can have several effects on different target organs and, conversely, a target organ may depend on more than one hormone.
Number secrete hormones in a healthy body balanced. If it is increasing or decreasing at a significant level, the body undergoes critical changes that may affect the metabolism of the whole organism and the work of the bodies and, therefore, require immediate diagnosis and treatment.
We select the narrow section of each physician for treatment a certain type of disease that makes the most effective treatment and helps improve the quality of life of our patients.
Adrenal glands: adrenal insufficiency, Addison’s disease, mineralocorticoid deficiency, diabetes, adrenal hormone excess, Conn’s syndrome, Cushing’s syndrome, glucocorticoid aldosteronism (GRA), pheochromocytoma, congenital adrenal hyperplasia (adrenogenital syndrome), adrenocortical carcinoma
Impaired glucose homeostasis: diabetes, type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, gestational diabetes, diabetes young, hypoglycemia, idiopathic hypoglycemia, insulinoma, glucagonoma.
Violations of calcium homeostasis and metabolic bone disease: disruption of the parathyroid glands, primary hyperparathyroidism, secondary hyperparathyroidism, tertiary hyperparathyroidism, hypoparathyroidism, Pseudohypoparathyroidism, osteoporosis, osteitis deformans (Paget’s disease), rickets and osteomalacia.
Pituitary gland: the posterior pituitary (diabetes insipidus), pituitary gland (hypopituitarism or panhypopituitarism), pituitary tumors, pituitary adenoma, prolactinoma (or hyperprolactinemia), acromegaly, gigantism, Cushing’s disease.
Genital secretions: violations of sexual development or intersex disorders, hermaphroditism, gonadal dysgenesis, androgen insensitivity syndrome, hypogonadism (gonadotropin deficiency), inherited (genetic and chromosomal) disorders syndrome Kalman, Klinefelter syndrome, Turner syndrome, acquired disorders, ovarian failure (also known as premature menopause), impaired testicular function, impaired puberty, delayed puberty, precocious puberty, menstrual disorder and infertility, amenorrhea, polycystic ovary syndrome, tumors of the endocrine glands.
Addison’s disease is an autoimmune disease, expressed as a failure by the adrenal glands to release the hormone cortisol.
Adrenal insufficiency (hypoadrenalism) – a disease that occurs as a result of adrenal insufficiency. This is an incomplete form of Addison’s disease, in which the celebrated nedostotochnoe (almost no) selection of the steroid hormone cortisol.
The disease occurs due to the inability of the adrenal glands to produce enough cortisol. In this case, the level of cortisol can also be normal, but the human body does not respond to stress and can not provide a cortisol in the quantities required in emergency situations. Although in terms of the analysis of the blood of adrenal insufficiency is not a serious medical condition, as Addison’s disease (a chronic lack of cortisol), people may suffer from severe symptoms that impede daily functioning of the body.
Thyroid gland is one of the glands of humans endocrine system, it has form of a butterfly and located in front of the neck. Thyroid has an important role in the regulation of numerous metabolic processes in the body. Various types of thyroid disease affect neither its structure and function.
Diabetes mellitus (DM)
Diabetes mellitus (DM ), or simply mellitus is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high levels of blood sugar. Elevated blood sugar causes symptoms such as frequent urination, increased thirst and increased hunger. Without proper treatment diabetes can cause many complications. Acute complications include diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar coma. Serious long-term complications can cause cardiovascular disease, renal failure, and damage to the organs of sight.
Diabetes occurs when the pancreas either does not produce enough of the hormone insulin (which regulates the level of sugar in blood) or cells do not respond properly to the insulin that is produced.