Toolkit. Pathological physiology of the endocrine system, 2010
General characteristics of the endocrine system. The main manifestations of endocrine disorders. The main etiological factors and pathogenetic mechanisms of endocrine pathology. Disturbance of the central mechanisms of endocrine function regulation (central damage level). Ways of central regulation of vegetative functions. Pathological processes in the gland itself. Peripheral (extra iron) mechanisms of hormonal activity disorders. Intrauterine endocrinopathy. Compensatory-adaptive mechanisms. The role of endocrine disorders in the pathogenesis of non-endocrine diseases. Principles of treatment and prevention of endocrine disorders.