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Disorder of endocrine system

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Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Endocrine disorders; Endocrine system disorder; Hormone abnormality
SNOMED CT: Endocrinopathy (362969004); Endocrine disease (362969004); Endocrine system disease (362969004); Hormone disturbance (362969004); Endocrine disturbance (362969004); Disease of endocrine gland (362969004); Disorder of endocrine gland (362969004); Endocrine disorder (362969004); Disorder of endocrine system (362969004)
Related genes: STAR, HSD3B2, CYP21A2, CYP17A1, CYP11B1
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0005151


A non-neoplastic or neoplastic disorder that affects the endocrine system. Representative examples of non-neoplastic disorders include diabetes mellitus, hyperthyroidism, and adrenal gland insufficiency. Representative examples of neoplastic disorders include carcinoid tumor, neuroendocrine carcinoma, and pheochromocytoma. [from NCI]

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Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Diabetes Work Group
Kidney Int 2022 Nov;102(5S):S1-S127. doi: 10.1016/j.kint.2022.06.008. PMID: 36272764
Bornstein SR, Allolio B, Arlt W, Barthel A, Don-Wauchope A, Hammer GD, Husebye ES, Merke DP, Murad MH, Stratakis CA, Torpy DJ
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2016 Feb;101(2):364-89. Epub 2016 Jan 13 doi: 10.1210/jc.2015-1710. PMID: 26760044Free PMC Article
Spasovski G, Vanholder R, Allolio B, Annane D, Ball S, Bichet D, Decaux G, Fenske W, Hoorn EJ, Ichai C, Joannidis M, Soupart A, Zietse R, Haller M, van der Veer S, Van Biesen W, Nagler E; Hyponatraemia Guideline Development Group
Eur J Endocrinol 2014 Mar;170(3):G1-47. Epub 2014 Feb 25 doi: 10.1530/EJE-13-1020. PMID: 24569125

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