Go to Page # Page of 42

Basic biochemical examination in endocrinology

 Zdislava Vanickova
Description: Hormones are endogenous substances produced by specializeded cells. Hormones types: Proteohormones and peptides, Steroid hormones, Low molecular weight hormones derived from modified amino acids, Prostanoids. DM definition: WHO 1985- Status characterized by chronic elevation of blood glucose, that could be connected with clinical syndromes and could lead to death without proper care. Insulin- Secretion increased: elevation of blood sugar, aminoacids, parasympaticus system action, glukagon, glucocorticoides, growth hormone, placental lactogen,estrogenes, gestagenes (during pregnancy).
Views: 949
Domain: Medical
Category: Therapy
Maxims of Tech: Rules of Engagement for a Fast Changing Environment
Basic biochemical examination
in endocrinology
Zdislava Vaníčková

Diabetes mellitus
Endocrinology of reproduction


Hormones - definition
Hormones are endogenous substances produced by
specializeded cells


continuous (thyroid hormones)
with diurnal rhythm (cortisol)
with monatial rhythm (menstrual cycle hormones)
seasonal rhythm (parathormon)

... See more

Recent Presentations

22 February, 2018

Heart Failure

The aim of this 3 groups classification of HF patient is “to stimulate research into the underlying characteristics, pathophysiology and treatment of each population.”

Marc Ferrini
21 February, 2018

X-Rays - Benefits and Risks

X-rays are a form of electromagnetic radiation, just like light waves and radiowaves. Because X-rays have higher energy than light waves, they can pass through the body. X-rays wer

20 February, 2018