Rarer endocrine disorders that require referral to a paediatric endocrinologist include:
Babies born with ambiguous genitalia, also known as intersex disorders.
Bone and calcium disorders
Water and electrolyte imbalances such as diabetes insipidus
Adrenal gland disorders including Cushing syndrome and Addison’s disease
Hirsutism, severe acne and polycystic ovary syndrome.