Our Endocrine clinic offers comprehensive evaluation and treatment of various diseases in all age groups. “ Growth problems , thyroid disorders in children, diabetes type 1, childhood obesity delayed puberty and precocious puberty are all treated by our endocrinologist and diabetologist.” In the adult population , commonest problems are diabetes type 2, weight loss, thyroid disorders, infertility, sexual dysfunction, disorders of the pituitary, adrenal disorders, hisutism with hyperandrognism in girls and hormone dependent cancer of the breast and prostrate.
What is Diabetes ?
Diabetes is a metabolic disorder which involves carbohydrates , water and fat metabolism due to acute deficiency and / or insulin resistance. Insulin is a harmone responsible for glucose metabolism. Its deficiency for resistance to the actives of insulin leud leads to elevated blood sugar levels.
Diabetes is suspected in individuals having recent weight problems, increased thirst, increased urination, increased appetite, delayed or non healing wounds etc. it may even be detected in screening. Since diabetes involves multiple symptoms such as heat, eyes, blood vessels and brain, the disease should be diagnosed as early as possible, should be controlled and regularly monitored to prevent or delay the complications.