Skin Diseases from Metabolic, Endocrinologic Diseases

  • Franco RongiolettiEmail author


Endocrine diseases are any diseases caused by the abnormal function of endocrine glands, including the adrenal, pituitary, thyroid, and parathyroid glands. Metabolic disorders involve the disruption of metabolic processes and are caused by genetic errors, hormonal dysfunction, and/or mineral or vitamin deficiency states. Common metabolic disorders include diabetes, hyperlipoproteinemia, and obesity.



Adrenocorticotropic hormone


Autoimmune polyendocrinopathy-candidiasis-ectodermal dystrophy


Diabetic dermopathy


Follicle-stimulating hormone


Granuloma annulare


Growth hormone


Hydroxy-methylglutaryl coenzyme A


Insulin-like growth factor 1


Luteinizing hormone


Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1


Necrobiosis lipoidica


Parathyroid hormone


Thyroid-stimulating hormone (receptor)


Thyroid-stimulating immunoglobulin


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DISSALUniversity of GenovaGenoaItaly

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