Endocrinology is the medical branch that deals with glands and the hormones produced by our body. The doctors who are specialised in this field are known as endocrinologists who deal with metabolism, or all the biochemical processes that help your body function, including the process of changing food into energy by the body.
Endocrine disorders are caused because of the hormonal imbalance of the Endocrine glands. The 3 types of disorders are: - 1)Hypo-secretion of a Hormone 2) Hypersecretion of a hormone 3) Development of tumours in the Endocrine System.
They diagnose and treat a lot of conditions that affect your body:
Diabetes is a metabolic disorder that occurs when the metabolism process fails and the body produces less insulin due to which blood sugar level rises. As diabetes is also related to hormones so an endocrinologists can review and treat you.
Your regular doctor can treat diabetes, but they might refer you to an endocrinologist when:
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