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enlargement of the extremities (mostly hand and feet) caused by excessive secretion of the growth hormone after puberty
a disorder characterized by a failure of the adrenal glands to produce hydrocortisone and, in some cases, aldosterone
condition brought about by the posterior pituitary's failure to produce enough ADH (antidiuretic hormone)
diabetes mellitus, Type 1 and Type 2
condition brought about by insufficient production of insulin in the pancreas (type 1) or the failure of the body's cells to absorb glucose (type 2)
abnormal overgrowth of the body due to excessive secretion of the growth hormone before puberty
a common form of hyperthyroidism resulting from overproduction of thyroxine; caused by a false immune system response
condition caused by an overactive thyroid; usually caused by an immune system disorder known as Grave's disease
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