Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases
Endocrinology is a branch of medicine that deals with endocrine glands, related disorders and their treatment. Internal secretion glands are organs responsible for regulating various functions of the organism in various ways by pouring their secretions, which we call hormones, into the blood.
What Are The Topics Of Endocrinology?
1. Pituitary Gland Diseases
Non-hormonal pituitary adenomas, Hyperprolactinemia (excess milk hormone), Acromegaly or Gigantism (Excess Growth Hormone), FSH or LH-secreting adenomas, Cushing's Disease, TSH-secreting adenoma, Disorders related to under-functioning of the pituitary gland, Diabetes Insipidus
2. Thyroid Gland Diseases (Goiter)
Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism, Goatr (Enlargement of the thyroid gland with or without nodules), Thyroiditis (Hashimoto thyroiditis, Riedel's thyroiditis, Subacute thyroiditis (painful and painless)), Thyroid gland cancers
3.Parathyroid Gland Diseases
4.Adrenal Gland Diseases
Cushing's syndrome, Primary hyperaldosteronism and pheochromocytoma, Underactive or inactive Adrenal gland, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
5. Reproductive System Diseases
Ovarian Function Disorders, Polikistik Over Sendromu, Hypogonadism, Jinekomasti
6. Metabolic Bone Diseases
Osteoporosis, Menopausal osteoporosis, Male osteoporosis, Renal Osteodystrophy, Paget's Disease
Hypoglycemia, Obesity, Lipid Metabolism Disorders (Blood Fat Related Disorders), Insulin resistance or impaired glucose tolerance
Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, Diabetes arising due to other causes