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Endocrine Disorder Chart

Endocrine Gland

Disorder

Adults or
Chi
ldr
en

Hypo or
Hyperse
cretion

Symptoms

Pituitary

Gigantism

Adults

Hyper-secretion

Severe delayed
headache,
puberty,
lethargy

Acromegaly

Adults

Hyper

Headache,
disproportio
nate
extremities

Dwarfism

Children

Hypofunction

Sexually immature;
physique is
juvenile

Insipidus

Adults

Hypo

Polyuria, polydipsia

Graves Disease

Adults

Hyperfunction

Exophthalmos,
goiter

Myxedema

Adults

Hyposecretion

Enlarged face &


weight

Cretinism

Infants or
chi
ldr
en

Hyposecretion

Lack of physical &


mental
growth

parathytoid

Hypoparathyroidism

Adults

Adrenal Glands

Cushings
Syndrome

Adult

Addisons Disease

Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes

Thyroid

Pancreas
Parotid glands may
be implicated

Hypo

in body weight

Hyper-secretion

High b/p, muscular,


weakness,
obesity,
bruise

Both

Hyposecretion

Muscular
weakness,
fatigue, and
diarrhea

Type 1
Ch
ildr
en

Hyposecretion

wo
me
n

Polydipsia
Polyphagia
Polyuria
Hyperglycemia

Type 2
Adults; But
teens are
getting type
2 more often

Glycosuria