Endocrine Disorders

Hormones are the chemicals secreted by endocrine glands. They play a major role in metabolism, regulation of physiological processes, and overall development of the body.

Sometimes these hormones are out-of-balance.

Endocrine disorders may be congenital (from birth) or acquired. They are many and varied as the list below shows:

List of endocrine disorders treated by Queensland Paediatric Endocrinology

We recommend this website: www.apeg.org.au