Gonzalo Díaz-Soto

Hospital Clínico Universitario de Valladolid Spain

Dr. Gonzalo Díaz-Soto is an Associate Professor of Endocrinology and Nutrition at Valladolid University Medical School, Spain. He received his MD and master’s in Bioscience in Experimental Endocrinology on Calcium Sensing Receptor. He completed his specialization in Endocrinology and Nutrition at the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona. His Ph.D. was focused on normocalcemic hyperparathyroidism. He has completed his Ph.D. program with a clinical internship in Endocrinology Services of the Hôpital Bicêtre and Institute Gustave Roussy, Paris, France. He currently works at the Hospital Clínico Universitario de Valladolid, Spain, in the Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition Department. His research areas and published articles focus on endocrinology, especially the thyroid, parathyroid and diabetic disorders.

2books edited

2chapters authored

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The thyroid disorders are one of the most common and exciting areas of endocrinology. Hypothyroidism, multinodular goiter, hyperthyroidism and thyroid cancer are only few of the several implications that the thyroid disorders have in health. In fact, thyroid hormones regulate not only metabolism process, but also many other molecular and physiological systems. From this point of view, hyperthyroidism complications are a good example of the significance of thyroid hormone actions. This book aims to provide a general view of thyroid disorders, and a deeper explanation of hyperthyroidism and its complications and impact in health.

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