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Endocrinopathy Any disease due to a disorder of the endocrine system
Hypercrinisim Condition caused by excessive secretion of any gland, especially an endocrine gland
Hypocrinisim Condition caused by deficent secretion of any gland, especially endocrine gland
Oxytocin stimulates uterine contractions during childbirth
Acrcomegaly enlargement of extremities caused by excessive secretion of growth hormone "after puberty"
Hyperpituitarism pathology that results in the excessive secretion by the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland
Pituitarism any disorder of the pituitary function
Prolactinoma a benign tumor og the pituitary gland that causes it to produce too much prolactin
Pinealoma A tumor of the pineal gland that can disrupt the production of melatonin
Pinealectomy Surgical removal of the pineal gland
Thyromegaly Abnormal non-malignant enlargement of the thyroid gland
Lobectomy Surgical removal of one lobe of the thyroid gland
Hypercalcemia Abnormally high concentrations of calcium circulating in the blood
Insulinoma Benign tumor of the pancreas that causes hypoglycemia
Pancreatalgia Pain in the pancreas
Polydipsa Excessive thirst
Hyperinsulinism Condition of excessive secretion of insulin in the bloodstream
Polyuria Excessive urination
Hyperglycemia Abnormally high concentration of glucose in the blood
Polyphagia Excessive hunger
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