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blood test to determine amount of glucose (sugar) in blood after fasting fasting blood sugar
sum total of all the chemical processes that take place in a living organism metabolism
nuclear medicine test that shows size, shape and position of the thyroid gland using radioactive substance thyroid scan
blood test that measures the amount of thyroid-stimulating hormone in the blood (hypo or hyperthyroidism) thyroid-stimulating hormone level
group of symptoms attributed to excessive production of cortical by adrenal cortices Cushing's syndrome
chronic disease involving a disorder of carbohydrate metabolism (under activity of islets of Langerhans) diabetes mellitus
disorder of thyroid gland characterized by presence of "hyperthyroidism", goiter, etc Graves' Disease
chronic syndrome resulting from a deficiency in the hormonal secretion of the adrenal cortex Addison's Disease
enlargement of thyroid gland goiter
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