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Endocrine disorders

a guide to diagnosis

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Published by M. Dekker, Butterworths in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Endocrine glands -- Diseases -- Diagnosis,
  • Endocrine diseases -- Diagnosis

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Richard A. Donald.
    SeriesBasic and clinical endocrinology ;, 4
    ContributionsDonald, Richard A., 1938-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC649 .E514 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 789 p. :
    Number of Pages789
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3176386M
    ISBN 100824719131
    LC Control Number83018807

      Laboratory Investigation of Endocrine Disorders, Second Edition serves as a basic guide to the available endocrine laboratory tests. This book discusses the developments in the understanding of the mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis of endocrine Edition: 2. Get this from a library! Genetic diagnosis of endocrine disorders. [Roy E Weiss; Samuel Refetoff;] -- Since the beginning of the current century, endocrine disease diagnosis and treatment have moved beyond the standard hormone measurements. While, indeed elevated thyroid hormone levels .

    Disorders of the Hypothalamus and Pituitary Gland. O f the endocrine glands, the hypothalamus and pituitary glands are of major importance since they act as the coordinating centers of the endocrine system.. The hypothalamus is responsible for maintaining the body's internal balance (homeostasis) by stimulating or inhibiting major bodily functions such as the heart rate and blood pressure. This comprehensive book examines the complex interplay between endocrine and kidney disorders, and how this inter-relationship impacts patients with chronic kidney disease. Authored by experts in areas of endocrinology and nephrology, chapters cover a variety of topics, including diabetes, metabolic syndrome, thyroid dysfunction, gonadal.

    Disorders can result if the level of hormones in our body is out of balance. Qualifying for Disability Benefits. The Social Security Administration (SSA) allows you to apply for disability benefits based on endocrine system disorders if you have been diagnosed with a related medical condition and you have been unable to work for a year or more. A unique, case-based book discussing pseudo-endocrine patients, who demonstrate signs and symptoms that are likely not due to endocrine disorders. Each topic includes different cases, demonstrating various symptoms, management strategies and outcomes.


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This book presents the "bench to bedside" approach of our understanding of the genetic basis for endocrine disease. It is Endocrine disorders book by endocrine grouping (e.g. Thyroid, Pancreas, Parathyroid, Pituitary, Adrenal, Reproductive and Bone) and genetic/molecular basis for the diagnosis of the various disorders will be discussed.

This book aims to provide readers with a general as well as an advanced overview of the key trends in endocrine disorders. While covering a variety of topics ranging from thyroid carcinogenesis and pituitary adenomas to adrenal tumors and metabolic bone disease, this book also focuses on more specific issues not yet fully elucidated.

THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM the doctor meets a patient not seen for several years. Remember that, apart from diabetes mellitus, thyroid disease and some reproductive disorders, endocrine diseases are uncommon; most patients with tiredness or excessive sweating, for example, will not have an underlying endocrine cause (Box ).

Examination sequence. The thoroughly updated Endocrine Secrets, 6 th Edition continues the tradition of the highly popular Secrets Series®, offering fast answers to the most essential clinical endocrinology questions.A user-friendly Q&A format, replete with valuable pearls, tips, and memory aids, helps you to learn and study all adds up to a perfect concise board review or handy clinical.

Endocrine disorders are typically grouped into two categories: Endocrine disease that results when a gland produces too much or too little of an endocrine hormone, called a hormone imbalance. This book comprehensively covers all the imaging modalities which are used to evaluate endocrine disorders.

It covers sonography, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and molecular imaging. Molecular imaging is dealt in a way that is quite handy for residents in radiology and for the practicing radiologists.

Genetic Diagnosis of Endocrine Disorders, Second Edition provides users with a comprehensive reference that is organized by endocrine grouping (i.e., thyroid, pancreas, parathyroid, pituitary, adrenal, and reproductive and bone), discussing the genetic and molecular basis for the diagnosis of various disorders.

The book emphasizes the practical nature of diagnosing a disease, including which Format: Hardcover. Endocrine Disorders - Adult. Section Endocrine Disorders. What is an endocrine disorder. An endocrine disorder is a medical condition that causes a hormonal imbalance.

When an endocrine gland functions abnormally, producing either too much of a specific hormone (hyperfunction) or too little (hypofunction), the hormonal imbalance. Choose from a list of all endocrine disorders and conditions including diabetes, thyroid disorders and cancer, adrenal disorders, and more.

Learn endocrine disorders with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of endocrine disorders flashcards on Quizlet. I am pleased to present the edition of Endocrine Notes, in which you can read about the latest clinical innovations, emerging research and new treatment modalities within Cleveland Clinic’s Endocrinology & Metabolism Size: 2MB.

The endocrine system is a network of glands that produce and release hormones. These hormones are in charge of several functions in the body, from heartbeat to tissue growth to the creation of new life.

Each gland in the endocrine system serves a specific purpose, and even a small issue with one or more of these glands can interrupt the careful balance the body strikes with these hormones. Start studying Brunner Chapter Patients With Endocrine Disorders-Book content.

Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. In this new book, distinguished experts have contributed concise and well-illustrated chapters to describe pathognomonic features of several benign and malignant diseases affecting endocrine glands.

They review the main advantages and disadvantages of each diagnostic technique along with indications for selecting a : Hardcover. Endocrine and Metabolic Medical Emergencies: A Clinician’s Guide provides a singular reference to help endocrinologists, acute and general medicine clinicians, hospitalists and critical care physicians, and general practitioners recognize the symptoms of endocrine emergencies and provide the highest standards of care.

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Your endocrine system includes eight major glands throughout your body, such as the thyroid gland, pituitary gland, adrenal gland, and pancreas. This system affects growth and development, metabolism, sexual function, and mood.

If your hormone levels are too high or too low, you may have an. This book provides diagnostic guidance and treatment considerations for common endocrine disorders and their impact on chronic kidney disease.

Chapters are authored by leaders in endocrinology and nephrology and is an invaluable resource for clinicians and researchers. Disability Benefits for Endocrine System Disorders. Possible endocrine disorders include problems with the pancreas, ovaries, testes, thyroid, pituitary, pineal, and adrenal glands.

(the "blue book"). If your endocrine disorder matches a listing, you will be automatically approved. The Book breaks up impairments into 14 common categories and each category has it’s own specifications for qualification. The ninth out the 14 categories deals with endocrine disorders.

Even though endocrine disorders have a category, they are evaluated using specifications in other categories based on what body or mental function is impaired. Because symptoms of endocrine disorders can begin insidiously and may be nonspecific, clinical recognition is often delayed for months or years.

For this reason, biochemical diagnosis is usually essential; it typically requires measuring blood levels of the peripheral endocrine hormone, the pituitary hormone, or both.Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders.

This book covers the following topics: Principles of Endocrinology, Pituitary Disorders, Thyroid Disorders, Adrenal Disorders, Polyglandular Deficiency Syndromes, Porphyrias, Fluid Metabolism, Electrolyte Disorders, Acid-Base Regulation and Disorders, Diabetes Mellitus and Disorders of Carbohydrate Metabolism, Lipid Disorders, Amyloidosis, Carcinoid Tumors.Endocrine Essentials books are designed to provide physicians at all stages of training and practice with educational resources to stay current in endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism.

Whether you are a specialist or a generalist, Essentials prepares you for your diagnosis and treatment of patients with endocrine disorders.