Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery

Systematic pathology II - ENDOCRINOLOGIA E MALATTIE DEL METABOLISMO

Course code
4S01146
Name of lecturers
Enzo Bonora, Paolo Moghetti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Academic sector
MED/13 - ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Lezioni 2° semestre 1°- 5° anno dal Feb 23, 2015 al May 29, 2015.

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Lesson timetable

Lezioni 2° semestre 1°- 5° anno

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to:
a) provide theoretical know about etiology, pathogenesis, pathophysiology, clinical diagnostics and prognosis of the main endocrine and metabolic diseases;
b) introduce the student to the use of the main clinical tools (history, physical examination), laboratory and diagnostic imaging needed to classification of the main endocrine and metabolic diseases;
c) bring to life a brief stint in contact with outpatients and inpatients suffering from endocrine and metabolic diseases.

Objectives of activity professionalizing
At the end of the course the student will:
a) knowledge of the etiology, pathogenesis, pathophysiology, clinical diagnostics and prognosis of the main endocrine and metabolic diseases;
b) be able to interpret laboratory data and instrumental (imaging, etc.). connected with the main endocrine and metabolic diseases;
c) be able to relate with patients suffering from these diseases, and highlight the elements of the medical history and specific objectives of the main endocrine and metabolic diseases.

Syllabus

hypoglycemia
And pancreatic endocrine tumors of the diffuse neuroendocrine system
diabetes mellitus
obesity
dyslipidemia
hyperuricemia
Metabolic Syndrome
Cardiovascular risk factors
Neoplasms of the hypothalamic-pituitary region
acromegaly
Iperprolattinemie
Pituitary insufficiency partial and total
Diabetes insipidus and SIADH
Goiter, nodules and thyroid cancers
thyroiditis
thyrotoxicosis
hypothyroidism
hyperparathyroidism
hypoparathyroidism
Ipercalcemie and hypocalcemias
osteoporosis
Multiple endocrine neoplasia
hypercorticism
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (congenital adrenal hyperplasia)
hyperaldosteronism
adrenal insufficiency
pheochromocytoma
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and irsutismi
Oligomenorree and amenorrhea
male hypogonadism
Ovarian and testicular neoplasms

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Dennis L. Kasper, Eugene Braunwald, Anthony Fauci, Stephen Hauser, Dan Longo, J. Larry Jameson Harrison - Principi di Medicina Interna.2 voll. (Edizione 19) McGraw-Hill, Milano 2015

Assessment methods and criteria

oral

Teaching aids

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