Abnormal enlargement of the thyroid gland
Causes increases in sodium reabsorption and loss of potassium and hydrogen ions.
Abnormally high blood glucose (blood sugar) level.
an excess of parathyroid hormone in the bloodstream due to overactivity of one or more of the body's four parathyroid glands.
abnormal largeness.
low blood glucose or low blood sugar,
The overproduction of a hormone by the butterfly-shaped gland in the neck (thyroid).
the state of decreased secretion or activity of parathyroid hormone (PTH). This leads to decreased blood levels of calcium (hypocalcemia) and increased levels of blood phosphorus
A mood disorder characterized by depression that occurs at the same time every year.
A condition in which the thyroid gland doesn't produce enough thyroid hormone.
a condition of severely stunted physical and mental growth owing to untreated congenital deficiency of thyroid hormone (congenital hypothyroidism) usually owing to maternal hypothyroidism.
a condition marked by intermittent muscular spasms, caused by malfunction of the parathyroid glands and a consequent deficiency of calcium.
A disorder in which the adrenal glands don't produce enough hormones.
addison disease
A condition that occurs from exposure to high cortisol levels for a long time.
cushing syndrome
A disorder in adults in which the pituitary gland produces too much growth hormone.
A disorder of salt and water metabolism marked by intense thirst and heavy urination.
diabetes insipidus
a condition in which the growth of the individual is very slow or delayed, resulting in less than normal adult stature.
pituitary dwarfism
Unwanted male-pattern hair growth on a woman's face, chest, and back.
he complete androgen insensitivity syndrome, this is a genetic disorder that makes XY fetuses insensitive (unresponsive) to androgens (male hormones). Instead, they are born looking externally like normal girls.
testicular feminization syndrome