The endocrine system is comprised of glands that release hormones into the body.
These hormones regulate metabolism; growth and development; and reproduction.
In children, disorders of the endocrine system can cause both type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes, growth and development problems and a host of other disorders.
The pediatric endocrinologists at Marshfield Clinic Children's Pediatric Endocrinology department specializes in the management of these disorders and can recommend a treatment plan that fits your child's needs.
Some of the diseases and conditions Marshfield Clinic experts treat include: