Endocrinology Cancer

The endocrine system consists of cells that produce hormones. Hormones are chemical substances that are formed in the body and carried in the bloodstream to have a specific regulatory effect on the activity of other organs or cells in the body. For example, a component of the pancreas is made up of specialized cells clustered together in islands within the organ, called islets of Langerhans. These cells produce multiple hormones, the most critical one being insulin, which is a substance that helps control the amount of sugar in the blood.

An endocrine tumor is a growth that affects the parts of the body that secrete hormones. Because an endocrine tumor arises from cells that produce hormones, the tumor itself can produce hormones and cause serious illness.

 

  • Androgens, cognition, and social behaviour in children
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Pheochromocytomas
  • Ambiguous Genitaliac
  • Hypospadias
  • Problems with Vitamin D (rickets, hypocalcemia)
  • Oral contraceptives and polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Prediabetes

Related Conference of Endocrinology Cancer

July 23-24, 2018

Global Meeting on Diabetes and Endocrinology

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
August 20-21, 2018

28th World Congress on Diabetes, Obesity & Heart

Tokyo, Japan
September 03-04, 2018

2nd International Conference on Thyroid and Pregnancy

Auckland, New Zealand
September 3-4, 2018

11th World Congress on Endocrinology and Metabolic Disorders

Auckland, New Zealand
November 21-22, 2018

14th World Congress on Endocrinology & Diabetes

| Paris, France
September 28-29, 2018

2nd International Conference on Diabetes and Diabetic Nursing Care

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
November 26-27, 2018

26th International Diabetes and Healthcare Conference

Helsinki, Finland
November 26-27, 2018

13th European Diabetes and Endocrinology Congress

Dublin, Ireland
April 26-27, 2019

12th International Conference on Diabetes & Metabolism

Houston | Texas | USA

28th European Diabetes Congress

June 10-11, 2019 | Edinburgh, Scotland
August 13-14, 2019 Auckland,New Zealand

21st Asia Pacific Diabetes Conference

Dec 14-15, 2019

Euro Diabetes Congress & Expo

| Prague, Czech Republic

Endocrinology Cancer Conference Speakers

Recommended Sessions

Related Journals

Are you interested in