At the heart of any diseases of the endocrine system is one or more of the main causes: insufficiency of a hormone, an excess of a certain hormone; Production of gland abnormal (abnormal) hormone; Resistance to the action of the hormone; Impaired delivery, metabolism or rhythm of its secretion.
The nature of the origin of such violations is not always clear, but nevertheless there are some main reasons for this to happen.
The reasons for the deficiency of hormones (congenital or acquired) are in most cases known. These include: infectious lesions of endocrine glands, congenital hypoplasia of these glands (congenital hypothyroidism), hemorrhages in the gland or insufficient blood supply (postpartum hypopituitarism), inflammatory processes (diabetes mellitus due to pancreatitis), autoimmune lesions (autoimmune thyroiditis, Terminating with hypothyroidism), tumors (pituitary adenomas), inadequate intake of substances necessary for the production of hormones (hypothyroidism due to iodine deficiency), etc.
Endocrine system diseases, eating disorders and metabolic disorders include: pituitary adenoma, pituitary adenoma, prolactinoma, acromegaly, autoimmune thyroiditis (Hashimoto's thyroiditis), Wilson-Konovalov's disease, gigantism, gynecomastia in men, hyperandrogenia, hyperparathyroidism, hypoparathyroidism, hypothyroidism (Myxedema), metabolic syndrome, diabetes insipidus, diabetes mellitus, type 1 diabetes mellitus, syndrome and Itenko-Cushing's disease (hypercorticosis), thyroiditis, thyrotoxicosis (hyperthyroidism), hyperthyroidism A severe crisis, endocrine arterial hypertension.
Treatment of endocrine diseases in children
The most common diseases that are related to endocrine pediatric pathology are: diabetes mellitus, diabetes insipidus, hypopituitarism, obesity, hypothyroidism, diffuse toxic goiter, chronic adrenocortical insufficiency, premature sexual development, delayed sexual development. It is very important to remember that the first doctor who can suspect a problem in a child is a pediatrician. It is important not to miss preventive examinations, consult a doctor for any complaints, do not refuse consultation with a pediatric endocrinologist.
A number of the above endocrine adults and childhood diseases are successfully and effectively treated abroad. The newest laboratory and instrumental methods of analysis make it possible to conduct a comprehensive examination of the patient, as well as to attract experts from adjacent areas - gynecologists, mammologists and urologists - to make an accurate diagnosis, if necessary.
Specialists of leading foreign clinics combine new methods of treatment and use only new generation medications for the treatment of endocrine diseases, combining with proven therapy regimens.
Clinics for the treatment of endocrine diseases abroad
The Dialibre Clinic, Spain, specializes in the treatment of diabetes in children and youth (0-25 years old), and the only one in Spain is providing comprehensive treatment for type 1 diabetes using insulin pumps and the latest generation of glucose monitoring systems.
Dialibre's unified quota of the patient includes a comprehensive service: consultations of a pediatrician-endocrinologist, trainings for nutrition professionals and trainings on the use of technology, psychological support of patients and family members.
To date, insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring systems are widely used to treat type 1 diabetes in children and youth in many European countries. One of the main advantages of this method is the ability to achieve a high level of diabetes control, reduce the risk of hypoglycemia and achieve a high level of independence of the child. One of the main advantages of this method is the ability to achieve a high level of diabetes control, reduce the risk of hypoglycemia and achieve a high level of independence of the child.
The Institute of Endocrinology of Meir, Israel is one of the main not only in Israel, but also in the whole world, where many endocrine diseases (hormonal disorders), diabetes, metabolic disorders (metabolism) are diagnosed and treated.
The Institute of Endocrinology of MC Meir conducts large-scale research work, as well as international conferences on such topics as: treatment of intermittent claudication syndrome, treatment of diabetic foot and diabetes mellitus, treatment of thyroid tumors, surgery in endocrinology.
The endocrinology department at the Meir clinic provides patients with quality medical care. The department employs highly professional doctors, research and clinical testing of new methods for dealing with endocrine system disorders are constantly being conducted here. High-precision diagnostics and effective treatment of pituitary and hypothalamic dysfunctions, thyroid gland disorders, gonads, adrenals are carried out in the department.