Conditions and treatments

​The Department of Endocrinology carries out medical treatment of patients with hormonal and glandular disorders.​

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General endocrinological diseases

  • diabetes
  • thyroidea diseases
  • primary hyperparathyreoidism

The Department of Endocrinology also receives patients with severe, rare or unresolved endocrinological diseases.

Most frequently this includes patients with

  • Pituitary disorders with over production or under production of various hormones, including lack of growth hormone
  • Thyroid associated ophthalmopathy
  • Adrenal gland disorders with over production or under production of adrenal cortex hormones or adrenal medullary hormones
  • Treatment of pregnant women with diabetes in cooperation with the Department of Obstetrics at the Juliane Marie Centre, Rigshospitalet

The department also treats patients with

  • multiple endocrine neoplasia MEN Type 1 and MEN Type 2 A and B, and carries out genetic diagnostic evaluation and consultations with patients and their families.
  • Fabry disease, and carries out genetic diagnostic evaluation and consultations with patients and their families.
  • Turner syndrome
  • Adrenogenital syndrome
  • Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome

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