Endocrinology is the study of the body’s glands and hormones.  The glands secrete hormones which travel throughout the bloodstream to perform their functions. The endocrine system has an important impact on many different aspects of the body. If hormone levels are too high, too low or if your body doesn't respond to hormones properly it can lead to endocrine disease. Some of the conditions that would cause people to consult an endocrinologist include:

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