endocrinologist

Pronunciation: (EN-doh-krih-NAH-loh-jist)

A doctor who has special training in diagnosing and treating disorders of the endocrine system (the glands and organs that make hormones). These disorders include diabetes, infertility, and thyroid, adrenal, and pituitary gland problems.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

Date last modified: 2016-06-17