These are selected articles related to the endocrine system which appear on Portal:Endocrine system.
axis is a network that controls our body's stress responses, and regulates the immune system, energy use, the digestive system, and many other processes. The HPA axis is being investigated as a possible cause for M.E.
A nest of thyroid cells, with a stain.
are a group of hormones
produced and released by the thyroid gland
, namely triiodothyronine
(T3) and thyroxine
(T4). They are primarily responsible for controlling energy metabolism (more...)
is a hormone produced by the body's adrenal glands
, which are part of the endocrine system. Low cortisol level, known as hypocortisolism, frequently occur in patients with ME/CFS (more...)
Temperature sensitivity, including an inability to tolerate hot or cold temperatures, is frequently found in patients with ME/CFS.
A part of the brain called the
regulates and stabilizes core body temperature (more...)
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