glandular disease


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Noun1.glandular disease - a disorder of the glands of the bodyglandular disease - a disorder of the glands of the body
disorder, upset - a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning; "the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder"; "everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time"
hyperparathyroidism - excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally high levels of calcium in the blood; can affect many systems of the body (especially causing bone resorption and osteoporosis)
hypoparathyroidism - inadequate secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally low levels of calcium in the blood
hyperpituitarism - excessive activity of the pituitary gland (especially overactivity of the anterior lobe which leads to excess secretion of growth hormone)
Addison's disease, Addison's syndrome, hypoadrenalism, hypoadrenocorticism - a glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin
adenopathy - a glandular disease or enlargement of glandular tissue (especially of the lymph glands)
aldosteronism, hyperaldosteronism - a condition caused by overproduction of aldosterone
Cushing's disease, hyperadrenalism - a glandular disorder caused by excessive ACTH resulting in greater than normal functioning of the adrenal gland; characterized by obesity
Cushing's syndrome, hyperadrenocorticism - a glandular disorder caused by excessive cortisol
hyperthyroidism, thyrotoxicosis - an overactive thyroid gland; pathologically excessive production of thyroid hormones or the condition resulting from excessive production of thyroid hormones
hypothyroidism - an underactive thyroid gland; a glandular disorder resulting from insufficient production of thyroid hormones
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NEW YORK, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A study published in the Journal of Medicinal Food, on research conducted at the Diabetes and Glandular Disease Clinic, a recognized Center of Excellence by the American Diabetes Association, has shown that taking Emulin (TM) decreased blood glucose levels by up to 20 percent.
Schwartz, director of the Diabetes and Glandular Disease Clinic, San Antonio.
The fact that our `whisperer' suggests treating an overactive glandular disease with more of the problematic hor-mone would be foundation for a lawsuit in most countries - that is if she were licensed.
which was featured in Time, Newsweek and other magazines in 1972 - the year Carmel died from the then-incurable glandular disease at age 36.
Cetero Research, the world's largest provider of early clinical and bioanalytical research services for the pharmaceutical industry, has enhanced their therapeutic research capabilities and expertise with the addition of DGD Research (formerly Diabetes & Glandular Disease Research Associates), a San Antonio, TX-based, contract research organization.
Schwartz is the Vice President of Scientific Affairs of dgd Research and Medical Director of the Diabetes & Glandular Disease Clinic in San Antonio, Texas.
Kipnes, an endocrinologist at the Diabetes and Glandular Disease Clinic, San Antonio.
Formerly known as the Diabetes & Glandular Disease Research Associates, dgd Research also develops and delivers high-quality systems and services to support clinical decisions and outcomes, performing more than 1,500 Phase I-IV clinical trials in diabetes, hypertension, neuropathy, osteoporosis, cholesterol, obesity, menopause, and nephropathy under the supervision of major pharmaceutical companies in accordance with FDA rules and regulations.
The research arm of the Diabetes & Glandular Disease Clinic, founded in 1979 by Dr.
These data are very encouraging and show the potential of a regenerative therapy in diabetes," said Sherwyn Schwartz, MD, a noted diabetes researcher and the Director of the Diabetes & Glandular Disease Research Associates in San Antonio, Texas who was the lead investigator of the study.
Schwartz, the Diabetes & Glandular Disease Clinic is the largest private endocrine clinic in the United States with over 70,000 active patients, eight board certified endocrinologists, seven NPs/PAs and an ADA recognized diabetes education program.