Definition of endocrinologist in English:

endocrinologist

noun

  • See endocrinology

    • ‘Those with no signs of puberty by age 15 should be referred to a paediatric endocrinologist for further investigation.’
    • ‘Consultation with an endocrinologist is recommended. surgery In cases of hypercalcemic crisis resulting from primary hyperparathyroidism, urgent parathyroidectomy is potentially curative.’
    • ‘An endocrinologist can test to see if his testosterone levels are low.’
    • ‘It can take some time for the endocrinologist to work with you on establishing the correct dose of replacement hormone.’
    • ‘The procedures were performed by endocrinologists or surgeons.’

Pronunciation

endocrinologist

/ˌɛndəʊkrɪˈnɒlədʒɪst/