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State budgetary institution 
of health care of the Astrakhan region
“Regional children’s clinical hospital
 named after N. N. Silishcheva”

Endocrinology Department

Nikulina Nadezhda Yurievna

Department Head

Pediatric endocrinologist of the highest qualification category

The department was organized in 2002. There are 22 endocrinological beds for children. The medical staff of the department, doctors and nurses, have special training and experience working with patients suffering from endocrine diseases. Inpatient specialized medical care is provided to children with diabetes mellitus, various forms of growth retardation, pathology of the adrenal gland and thyroid gland, and puberty disorders. In the diagnosis of diseases, modern examination methods are used, including computed tomography, investigation of hormonal status, and continuous monitoring of blood glucose.

As part of the provision of high-tech medical care, the department is installing insulin pumps for patients with type 1 diabetes.

There is a “School of Diabetes” in the department, in which not only children with diabetes mellitus go through the education cycle, but also their parents and legal representatives.

About the diabetes school