Endocrine diseases are any diseases caused by the abnormal function of endocrine glands, including the adrenal, pituitary, thyroid, and parathyroid glands. Metabolic disorders involve the disruption of metabolic processes and are caused by genetic errors, hormonal dysfunction, and/or mineral or vitamin deficiency states. Common metabolic disorders include diabetes, hyperlipoproteinemia, and obesity.
|Title of host publication||European Handbook of Dermatological Treatments, Third Edition|
|Publisher||Springer Berlin Heidelberg|
|Number of pages||14|
|ISBN (Print)||9783662451397, 9783662451380|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1 2015|
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