The survival rate in children with cancer has been improving due
to advances in the management of different types of malignancies.
Endocrine disorders secondary to cancer, as well as the treatment
for them, represent an important part of the medical problems
experienced by the cancer survivors.
The Endocrine Disorders in Cancer Survivors Clinic, along with
Survive and Thrive Clinic, provide multidisciplinary medical care
for children facing these unique challenges. Medical problems
addressed in this clinic include the effects of childhood cancer
- Hypothalamic and pituitary function
- Metabolic and bone problems
- Various glandular conditions
By prevention, early detection, and management of endocrine
disorders, we help improve the quality of life in our patients.