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2. a medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the endocrine system.
A clinician or researcher who specializes in endocrinology.
endocrinologistA physician trained in managing–diagnosing and treating–disorders of the endocrine system–thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal glands, hypophyseal and hypothalamic axes, pituitary, pineal body, ovaries, testes, pancreas Meat & potatoes diseases Poorly controlled DM, early menopause, hyperthyroidism Salary $132K + 11% bonus. See Endocrine pancreas, Endocrinology.
One who specializes in endocrinology.
endocrinologistA doctor or physiological scientist specializing in the function and disorders of the hormonal ENDOCRINE SYSTEM of the body.
A medical specialist who treats endocrine (glands that secrete hormones internally directly into the lymph or bloodstream) disorders.