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Endocrinology is a branch of medicine dealing with disorder of the endocrine system and its specific secretions called hormones, the integration of developmental events such as proliferation, growth, and differentiation (including histogenesis and organogenesis) and the coordination of metabolism, respiration, excretion, movement, reproduction, and sensory perception depend on chemical cues, substances synthesised and secreted by specialized cells.
Weight loss surgery is effective under the right situations

Weight loss surgery is effective under the right situations

People with type 2 diabetes more likely to suffer from breathlessness, restrictive lung disease

People with type 2 diabetes more likely to suffer from breathlessness, restrictive lung disease

Type 1 diabetes patients five times more likely to end up in ER or hospital after a gap in health insurance

Type 1 diabetes patients five times more likely to end up in ER or hospital after a gap in health insurance

Prostate cancer test results may be affected by obesity, shows study

Prostate cancer test results may be affected by obesity, shows study

Mount Sinai study identifies potential new treatment target for aggressive bladder cancer

Mount Sinai study identifies potential new treatment target for aggressive bladder cancer

Researchers track connections between retinal neurons and the brain

Researchers track connections between retinal neurons and the brain

New Rekovelle analysis shows AMH is robust predictor of ovarian response to fertility treatment

New Rekovelle analysis shows AMH is robust predictor of ovarian response to fertility treatment

Duke Regional Hospital implements Glytec's eGMS to personalize insulin therapy

Duke Regional Hospital implements Glytec's eGMS to personalize insulin therapy

Hormone lab tests not necessary for most teens with gynecomastia

Hormone lab tests not necessary for most teens with gynecomastia

New guidelines on how to diagnose, treat endocrine disorders in childhood cancer survivors

New guidelines on how to diagnose, treat endocrine disorders in childhood cancer survivors

Computational biological models help uncover wealth of knowledge about atherosclerosis

Computational biological models help uncover wealth of knowledge about atherosclerosis

Mount Sinai study could help doctors to better understand and manage diseases affecting the larynx

Mount Sinai study could help doctors to better understand and manage diseases affecting the larynx

BWH researchers develop rapid Zika detection test using mobile health technologies

BWH researchers develop rapid Zika detection test using mobile health technologies

New approach needed to treat type 2 diabetes in youth

New approach needed to treat type 2 diabetes in youth

Researchers report unusually high levels of herpesvirus in the brains of people with Alzheimer's disease

Researchers report unusually high levels of herpesvirus in the brains of people with Alzheimer's disease

Preconception binge drinking may have negative effect on future offspring

Preconception binge drinking may have negative effect on future offspring

Study finds IV acetaminophen to be no more effective than oral counterpart for colectomy patients

Study finds IV acetaminophen to be no more effective than oral counterpart for colectomy patients

New consensus paper serves as basis for uniform medical management of DSD

New consensus paper serves as basis for uniform medical management of DSD

Study finds elevated risk of congenital defects in lithium-exposed infants

Study finds elevated risk of congenital defects in lithium-exposed infants

Vitamin D level in girls associated with muscle strength

Vitamin D level in girls associated with muscle strength