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ALLMedicine™ Adrenal Crisis Center

Research & Reviews  329 results

Long-term corticosteroid use, adrenal insufficiency, and the need for steroid-sparing t...
https://doi.org/10.1111/joim.13273
Journal of Internal Medicine; Gurnell M, Heaney LG et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Secondary adrenal insufficiency (AI) occurs as the result of any process that disrupts normal hypothalamic and/or anterior pituitary function and causes a decrease in the secretion of steroid hormones from the adrenal cortex. The most common cause...

Increased mortality risk in patients with primary and secondary adrenal insufficiency.
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgab096
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Ngaosuwan K, Johnston DG et. al.

Feb 17th, 2021 - Mortality data in patients with adrenal insufficiency are inconsistent, possibly due to temporal and geographical differences between patients and their reference populations. To compare mortality risk and causes of death in adrenal insufficiency ...

Bilateral adrenal haemorrhage complicated by sepsis, coagulopathy, influenza A and adre...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7772329
BMJ Case Reports; Mulvihill E, Gannon M et. al.

Dec 29th, 2020 - Bilateral adrenal haemorrhage is a rare and often fatal condition that most commonly occurs under conditions of severe physiological stress. We describe a 33-year-old male patient with ulcerative colitis who presented with acute worsening epigastr...

Evaluating tertiary adrenal insufficiency in rheumatology patients on long-term systemi...
https://doi.org/10.1111/cen.14405
Clinical Endocrinology; Sagar R, Mackie S et. al.

Dec 28th, 2020 - Patients with rheumatic diseases are often treated with prolonged, high-dose systemic glucocorticoids which can cause hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis suppression and development of tertiary adrenal insufficiency. Adrenal insufficiency ca...

Primary Adrenal Insufficiency in childhood: data from a large nationwide cohort.
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgaa881
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Capalbo D, Moracas C et. al.

Nov 28th, 2020 - Primary adrenal insufficiency (PAI) is a rare and potentially life-threatening condition, poorly characterized in children. to describe causes, presentation, auxological outcome, frequency of adrenal crisis and mortality of a large cohort of child...

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Guidelines  3 results

Management of immune-related adverse events in endocrine organs induced by immune check...
https://doi.org/10.1507/endocrj.EJ19-0163
Endocrine Journal; Arima H, Iwama S et. al.

Jun 27th, 2019 - Immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) have become a promising treatment for advanced malignancies. However, these drugs can induce immune-related adverse events (irAEs) in several organs, including skin, gastrointestinal tract, liver, muscle, nerve,...

Emergency management of acute adrenal insufficiency (adrenal crisis) in adult patients
https://ec.bioscientifica.com/view/journals/ec/5/5/G1.xml
Arlt, W.

Aug 31st, 2016 - Acute adrenal insufficiency, also termed adrenal crisis, is a life-threatening endocrine emergency brought about by a lack of production of the adrenal hormone cortisol, the major glucocorticoid. Identifying patients at risk and prompt management.

Diagnosis and treatment of adrenal insufficiency including adrenal crisis: a Japan Endo...
https://doi.org/10.1507/endocrj.EJ16-0242
Endocrine Journal; Yanase T, Tajima T et. al.

Jun 28th, 2016 - This clinical practice guideline of the diagnosis and treatment of adrenal insufficiency (AI) including adrenal crisis was produced on behalf of the Japan Endocrine Society. This evidence-based guideline was developed by a committee including all ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  375 results

Drug Safety Update on Hydrocortisone Granules in Young Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946284

Feb 22nd, 2021 - The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a drug safety update on Alkindi (hydrocortisone granules, Diurnal), after a report of severe adrenal insufficiency in an infant who was switched from hydrocortisone soluble ...

Long-term corticosteroid use, adrenal insufficiency, and the need for steroid-sparing t...
https://doi.org/10.1111/joim.13273
Journal of Internal Medicine; Gurnell M, Heaney LG et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Secondary adrenal insufficiency (AI) occurs as the result of any process that disrupts normal hypothalamic and/or anterior pituitary function and causes a decrease in the secretion of steroid hormones from the adrenal cortex. The most common cause...

Increased mortality risk in patients with primary and secondary adrenal insufficiency.
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgab096
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Ngaosuwan K, Johnston DG et. al.

Feb 17th, 2021 - Mortality data in patients with adrenal insufficiency are inconsistent, possibly due to temporal and geographical differences between patients and their reference populations. To compare mortality risk and causes of death in adrenal insufficiency ...

Bilateral adrenal haemorrhage complicated by sepsis, coagulopathy, influenza A and adre...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7772329
BMJ Case Reports; Mulvihill E, Gannon M et. al.

Dec 29th, 2020 - Bilateral adrenal haemorrhage is a rare and often fatal condition that most commonly occurs under conditions of severe physiological stress. We describe a 33-year-old male patient with ulcerative colitis who presented with acute worsening epigastr...

Evaluating tertiary adrenal insufficiency in rheumatology patients on long-term systemi...
https://doi.org/10.1111/cen.14405
Clinical Endocrinology; Sagar R, Mackie S et. al.

Dec 28th, 2020 - Patients with rheumatic diseases are often treated with prolonged, high-dose systemic glucocorticoids which can cause hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis suppression and development of tertiary adrenal insufficiency. Adrenal insufficiency ca...

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News  43 results

Drug Safety Update on Hydrocortisone Granules in Young Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946284

Feb 22nd, 2021 - The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a drug safety update on Alkindi (hydrocortisone granules, Diurnal), after a report of severe adrenal insufficiency in an infant who was switched from hydrocortisone soluble ...

AS After GC Common, Persistent in Children With Rheumatic Disease
https://www.medpagetoday.com/rheumatology/arthritis/60986

Oct 24th, 2016 - Action Points Adrenal suppression (AS) following glucocorticoid (GC) therapy in children with rheumatic diseases is common and persistent. Note that some individuals with AS can experience biochemical changes without exhibiting symptoms, leading t...

Medical Mimics of Psychiatric Conditions, Part 2
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/109397/endocrinology/medical-mimics-psychiatric-conditions-part-2/page/0/2

Jun 3rd, 2016 - Steroid Dysregulation Steroid dysregulation, either endogenous or iatrogenic in nature, has been reported to cause neuropsychiatric symptoms. Major depression with psychotic features can be an initial presentation of Cushing disease, especially in.

Endocrine Society Publishes Clinical Practice Guideline on Addison’s Disease
https://www.mdedge.com/endocrinology/article/107308/rare-diseases/endocrine-society-publishes-clinical-practice-guideline

Mar 11th, 2016 - The Endocrine Society guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of primary adrenal insufficiency recommend that acutely ill patients with unexplained symptoms have diagnostic testing to rule out primary adrenal insufficiency, those who have severe sy.

New PAI Guidelines Stress Importance of Treating Adrenal Crisis
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/857554

Jan 20th, 2016 - The first-ever guidelines from the Endocrine Society on diagnosis and management of primary adrenal insufficiency (PAI) call for the use of the high-dose corticotropin stimulatory test as the gold standard for diagnosis in adults, hydrocortisone a...

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