Its medical subspecialty deals with endocrine disorders. The most common diseases dealt with by Pediatric endocrinologists are type 1 diabetes, growth disorders and sexual development in children. These primary physicians are majorly involved in the medical care of infants and children with intersex disorders, hypoglycemia, bone metabolism, variations of puberty, adrenal, thyroid, and pituitary gland problems, lipid metabolism, adolescent gynecology, or inborn errors of metabolism.
Pediatric Endocrinologists are medical doctors who completed a 3 years fellowship following completion of a 3-year pediatrics residency.
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