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en·do·cri·nol·o·gy

 (ĕn′də-krə-nŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the endocrine glands.

en′do·cri′no·log′ic (-krĭn′ə-lŏj′ĭk), en′do·crin′o·log′i·cal adj.
en′do·cri·nol′o·gist n.

endocrinology

(ˌɛndəʊkraɪˈnɒlədʒɪ; -krɪ-)
n
(Physiology) the branch of medical science concerned with the endocrine glands and their secretions
endocrinologic, ˌendoˌcrinoˈlogical adj
ˌendocriˈnologist n

en•do•cri•nol•o•gy

(ˌɛn doʊ krəˈnɒl ə dʒi, -kraɪ-)

n.
the study of the endocrine glands and their secretions, esp. in relation to their processes or functions.
[1915–20]
en`do•crin`o•log′ic (-ˌkrɪn lˈɒdʒ ɪk, -ˌkraɪn-) en`do•crin`o•log′i•cal, adj.
en`do•cri•nol′o•gist, n.

en·do·cri·nol·o·gy

(ĕn′də-krə-nŏl′ə-jē)
The branch of biology or medicine that deals with endocrine glands, their functions, and their diseases.

endocrinology

the branch of medical science concerned with endocrine glands and their secretions. — endocrinologist, n. — endocrinologie, endocrinological, adj.
See also: Medical Specialties

endocrinology

The branch of medicine that deals with the endocrine glands.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.endocrinology - the branch of medicine dealing with the endocrine glands and their secretionsendocrinology - the branch of medicine dealing with the endocrine glands and their secretions
taret organ - (endocrinology) organ most affected by a particular hormone
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
Translations
endokrinologie
endokrinológia

endocrinology

en·do·cri·nol·o·gy

n. endocrinología, estudio de las glándulas endocrinas y las hormonas segregadas por éstas.

endocrinology

n endocrinología, rama de la medicina que se ocupa de las hormonas y sus trastornos
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Don't worry, however, as hairs on any part of your body do not grow back thicker or darker (unless vellus hairs change to terminal hairs in puberty or there are endocrinologic imbalances).
WASHINGTON -- The Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee of the Food and Drug Administration last month voted eight to eight on the question of whether the overall benefits of Zynquista (sotagliflozin) outweighed the risks to support approval.
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Endocrinologic evaluation revealed adrenal insufficiency (morning serum cortisol of 30 nmol/L) and diabetes insipidus (urine osmolality of 106 mOsm/kg).
"Prepubertal children presenting with HS warrant an endocrinologic evaluation," she said.
Knowledge in the field of pediatric endocrinology is growing fast, owing mostly to booming data accumulation due to the increasing use of next generation sequencing techniques in molecular biology which have expanded the etiologic spectrum of many endocrinologic diseases, such as hypogonadotropic hypogonadism, adrenal insufficiency and congenital hyperinsulinemia.
The decision came from the Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee (EMDAC) of the FDA, which voted 16-0 in favour of the approval of semaglutide used for glycaemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes.
Novo Nordisk today announced that the Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee (EMDAC) of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has completed its meeting regarding the supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for inclusion of the data from the cardiovascular outcomes trial LEADER in the label of Victoza (liraglutide) injection 1.2 mg or 1.8 mg.
Upon endocrinologic evaluation, she was found to have central growth hormone deficiency and hypothyroidism.
Gelman's practice stays on the cutting edge of treatments regarding all reproductive endocrinologic procedures as well as the area of women's menopause.
Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is a metabolic and endocrinologic disease originating from lack of insulin and/or impairment of effect or both.1 It is a metabolic disorder with chronic progress,2,3 and causes complications in eyes, kidneys, nervous system, cardiac and vascular bed.
The prediagnosis of diabetic retinopathy was not confirmed because of the absence of diabetes mellitus after endocrinologic evaluation.