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ALLMedicine™ Adrenal Crisis Center

Research & Reviews  337 results

Death Due to Adrenal Crisis: Case Report and a Review of the Forensic Literature.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000678
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; Gitto L, Stoppacher R et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Adrenal crisis is a life-threatening manifestation of acute adrenal insufficiency. One of the most important underlying causes is Addison disease (primary adrenal insufficiency).A 42-year-old White woman with a medical history of Addison disease o...

Investigation of the Hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis: a contemporary synthesis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11154-020-09611-3
Reviews in Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders; Karaca Z, Grossman A et. al.

Mar 26th, 2021 - The hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis is one of the main components of the stress system. Maintenance of normal physiological events, which include stress responses to internal or external stimuli in the body, depends on appropriate HPA axi...

Pituitary infundibular epidermoid cyst: a rare cause of hypopituitarism.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7993165
BMJ Case Reports; Ahmad S, Surya A et. al.

Mar 25th, 2021 - A 53-year-old man presented with 6 months history of weight loss associated with nausea, fatigue, dizziness and headache. On arrival he was in adrenal crisis. Biochemistry revealed anterior hypopituitarism with low cortisol, thyroxine, testosteron...

Therapy options for adrenal insufficiency and recommendations for the management of adr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7929907
Endocrine Nowotny H, Ahmed SF et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - Adrenal insufficiency (AI) is a life-threatening condition requiring life-long glucocorticoid (GC) substitution therapy, as well as stress adaptation to prevent adrenal crises. The number of individuals with primary and secondary adrenal insuffici...

Long-term corticosteroid use, adrenal insufficiency and the need for steroid-sparing tr...
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...

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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  383 results

Death Due to Adrenal Crisis: Case Report and a Review of the Forensic Literature.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000678
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; Gitto L, Stoppacher R et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Adrenal crisis is a life-threatening manifestation of acute adrenal insufficiency. One of the most important underlying causes is Addison disease (primary adrenal insufficiency).A 42-year-old White woman with a medical history of Addison disease o...

Investigation of the Hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis: a contemporary synthesis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11154-020-09611-3
Reviews in Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders; Karaca Z, Grossman A et. al.

Mar 26th, 2021 - The hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis is one of the main components of the stress system. Maintenance of normal physiological events, which include stress responses to internal or external stimuli in the body, depends on appropriate HPA axi...

Pituitary infundibular epidermoid cyst: a rare cause of hypopituitarism.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7993165
BMJ Case Reports; Ahmad S, Surya A et. al.

Mar 25th, 2021 - A 53-year-old man presented with 6 months history of weight loss associated with nausea, fatigue, dizziness and headache. On arrival he was in adrenal crisis. Biochemistry revealed anterior hypopituitarism with low cortisol, thyroxine, testosteron...

Therapy options for adrenal insufficiency and recommendations for the management of adr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7929907
Endocrine Nowotny H, Ahmed SF et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - Adrenal insufficiency (AI) is a life-threatening condition requiring life-long glucocorticoid (GC) substitution therapy, as well as stress adaptation to prevent adrenal crises. The number of individuals with primary and secondary adrenal insuffici...

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 ...

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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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