adiposogenital dystrophy

Adiposogenital Dystrophy

Adiposogenital dystrophy is a neuroendocrine pathology manifested by overweight and underdevelopment of the genital glands. It is accompanied by gynoid-type obesity and a lag in sexual development. Diagnosis is based on a physical examination by a pediatrician or endocrinologist, a study of the hormonal background. Additionally, radiography and tomography of the hypothalamic-pituitary region are prescribed.…

thyroid adenoma

Thyroid Adenoma

Thyroid adenoma is a benign nodular neoplasm of thyroid tissue. Thyroid adenoma may be asymptomatic or manifest signs of hyperthyroidism (weight loss, weakness, tachycardia, sweating, etc.), compression of the neck organs. Diagnosis of thyroid adenoma consists in ultrasound, hormonal studies (T3, T4, TSH, TG), X-ray of the esophagus, puncture biopsy of the gland and cytological…

Parathyroid adenoma

Parathyroid Adenoma

Parathyroid adenoma is a benign hormone-active tumor of the parathyroid gland, accompanied by excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone and hyperparathyroidism. With parathyroid adenoma, hypercalcemia develops, which can manifest itself as bone (osteoporosis, pathological fractures), renal (nephrolithiasis), gastrointestinal (gastric ulcer, pancreatitis), cardiovascular (arterial hypertension) clinical syndromes. Diagnosis of parathyroid adenoma includes laboratory tests (determination of the…

abdominal obesity

Abdominal Obesity

Abdominal obesity is a disease accompanied by the deposition of excess fat in the trunk and internal organs. The main signs are a waist circumference of more than 100 cm, systematic overeating, craving for sweets, increased thirst. Arterial hypertension, sleep apnea syndrome, apathy, drowsiness, fatigue, chronic constipation and other digestive disorders are often determined. The…