Endocrinology is a medical specialty that deals with the endocrine system, which is composed of various glands that secrete hormones into the body. These hormones affect different organs in the body, including the thyroid and pancreas. 

An endocrinologist is a physician who specializes in treating disorders of the endocrine system including issues related to the thyroid and diabetes. Learn more about diabetes care offered by Maury Regional Health here.

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