The endocrine system consists of a network of glands that secrete hormones to regulate the body’s functions such as growth and development, metabolism, reproduction, internal balance of systems and response to stress or stimuli.
- Clonidine Suppression Test
- Cortrosyn Stimulation Test
- Dexamethasone Suppression Test
- Growth Hormone Deficiency Test
- Radioactive Iodine Treatment
(This is performed at Gwinnett Medical Center)
- Saline Suppression Test
- Thyroid Ultrasound
- Thyroid Biopsy
Everyone diagnosed with diabetes needs to be extremely diligent about choosing nutritious food options, maintaining a healthy weight and staying as fit as possible with exercise. Caring for yourself and your diabetes is the first step to feeling better. Dedicated personal maintenance may also help deter other diabetes related health issues
Bone Density Testing
Bone density testing is the best way to diagnose osteoporosis and hopefully prevent a broken bone before it occurs.