What is the most common endocrine system disease?
Endocrine DiseasesIn the United States, the most common endocrine disease is diabetes. There are many others. They are usually treated by controlling how much hormone your body makes.
What are some disorders of the endocrine system How do doctors treat them?
We provide treatment options for many types of metabolic and endocrine disorders, including:
- Adrenal Insufficiency. Adrenal glands, located on top of the kidneys, produce various hormones.
- Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
- Pituitary Disorders.
- Thyroid Disorders.
What is primary endocrine disorder?
Primary endocrine disease inhibits the action of downstream glands. Secondary endocrine disease is indicative of a problem with the pituitary gland. Tertiary endocrine disease is associated with dysfunction of the hypothalamus and its releasing hormones.