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.
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endocrinologist

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

endocrinologist

[ˌendəʊkraɪˈnɒlədʒɪst] Nendocrinólogo/a m/f
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endocrinologist

nEndokrinologe m, → Endokrinologin f
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en·do·cri·nol·o·gist

n. endocrinólogo, especialista en endocrinología.
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endocrinologist

n endocrinólogo -ga mf, médico -ca mf especializado en las hormonas y sus trastornos, especialista mf en hormonas
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Dr Mohammed Hassanein, Senior Consultant Endocrinologist at Dubai Hospital and Member of DHA Diabetes Committee, says that in 2015 DHA introduced joint clinics for diabetics with complications to ensure they receive the highest level of multidisciplinary care in one location.
KUWAIT, June 12 (KUNA) -- A leading Kuwaiti endocrinologist expressed his gratitude on Monday to His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah's support, saying it was instrumental in the success of Kuwaitis from all walks of life.
In addition to his many administrative duties, he practises as an endocrinologist in the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism and participates in clinical trial research in the area of type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Noel Somasundaram, Head of Endocrine Unit at National Hospital Colombo and past president Endocrine Society of Sri Lanka who is not only an eminent endocrinologist but also a distinguished researcher said that contents of the workshop were very rich and its presentation was also excellent.
Your GP refers you to an endocrinologist when you have a problem with your endocrine system, such as an underactive thyroid.