endocrinologist


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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.

endocrinologist

Specialist in conditions and diseases of the hormonal glands, such as the pituitary, thyroid, pancreas, ovaries, or testicles.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.endocrinologist - physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the endocrine system
medical specialist, specialist - practices one branch of medicine
Translations
endocrinologisteendocrinologue

endocrinologist

[ˌendəʊkraɪˈnɒlədʒɪst] Nendocrinólogo/a m/f

endocrinologist

nEndokrinologe m, → Endokrinologin f

en·do·cri·nol·o·gist

n. endocrinólogo, especialista en endocrinología.

endocrinologist

n endocrinólogo -ga mf, médico -ca mf especializado en las hormonas y sus trastornos, especialista mf en hormonas
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