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The aims of the course are:
a) to provide knowledge of etiology, pathogenesis, physiopatology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis and prognosis of the main endocrinologic and metabolic diseases.
b) to acquaint students with the clinical skills (history taking, physical exam), the laboratory and imaging tests necessary to approach the diagnosis of the main endocrinologic and metabolic diseases.
c) to allow students to experience a brief contact with ambulatory and hospitalized patients affected by endocrinologic and metabolic diseases.
Endocrine tumors of the gastrointestinal tract and pancreas
Disorders of lipoprotein metabolism
Hyperuricemia and gout
Cardiovascular risk factors
Disorders of the anterior pituitary
Anterior pituitary insufficiency
Diabetes insipidus and SIAD
Goiter, nodules thyroid tumors
Hypercalcemia and hypocalcemia
Multiple endocrine neoplasia
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
Polycistic ovary syndrome
Amenorrohea and oligoamenorrohea
Hypogonadism in male
|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|
|Shlomo Melmed, Ronald Koenig, Clifford Rosen, Richard Auchus, Allison Goldfine||Williams Textbook of Endocrinology (Edizione 14)||Elsevier||2019||9780323555968|
The exam will be oral . The aim of the exam is to verify the knowledge acquired.