Clinical endocrinology is the learning of the endocrine system, its role, and its diseases or abnormalities as related to patient care. The endocrine system can be defined as those organs in the body which release hormones that regulate many of the body’s functions, like the testes and ovaries, the pancreas, the pituitary gland, and the thyroid gland. Some of the more common conditions treated by endocrinologists include: Adrenal disorders, Osteoporosis and bone health, Diabetes, Endocrine disorders in children (lack of growth, problems with puberty), Heart problems (high cholesterol, triglycerides, high blood pressure). One disease with which endocrinologists may have great familiarity is diabetes. They concentration on understanding insulin regulation and treating patients .
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Journal of Clinical and Molecular Endocrinology, Current Opinion in Endocrinology, Journal of Molecular Endocrinology