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    Diabetic Care Center

    Diabetic Care Center

    Diabetes, the most common endocrine disorder, encountered in clinical practice, occurs due to decreased secretion of insulin, a hormone produced from pancreas, an endocrine gland.

    The common endocrine disorders are the following:

    • Diabetes
    • Thyroid disorders- Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism, Goitre, Thyroid Cancers
    • Obesity
    • Sexual disorders, Erectile dysfunction, Hypogonadism & Male infertility
    • Hirsutism (Excessive facial or body hair in females)
    • Polycystic ovary disease (PCOD or PCOS) and other female hormone disorders
    • Short Stature & Growth disorders
    • Delayed & premature puberty (delayed or early development of various secondary sexual characters in boys or girls)
    • Osteoporosis (low bone density)
    • Metabolic bone diseases – Vitamin D deficiency, Rickets, Osteomalacia, Hyperparathyroidism
    • Pituitary disorders – Pituitary tumors, raised pituitary hormone levels (e.g. Prolactin, GH, etc.), deficiency of pituitary hormones, Diabetes insipidus
    • Adrenal disorders – Adrenal tumors, Cushing’s syndrome, Pheochromocytoma, Adrenal failure
    • Disorder of Sexual Development – Small penis, Hidden Testis, Genital ambiguity, Gynecomastia (development of breast tissue in males), Turner’s syndrome, Klinefelter’s syndrome
    • Other endocrine disorders- Insulinoma, Neuroendocrine Tumors, MEN syndrome, PGA syndrome etc.

    Endocrinologist: 

     

    Dr Satish Raju

    Dr Manjunath

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