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Research & Reviews  9 results

Pediatric Adrenal Gland Disorders
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/940347-print

Feb 22nd, 2022 - The adrenal (suprarenal) glands are small, yellowish organs that rest on the upper poles of the kidneys in the Gerota fascia. The right adrenal gland is pyramidal, whereas the left one is more crescentic, extending toward the hilum of the kidney. ...

Pediatric Adrenal Gland Disorders
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/940347-overview

Feb 22nd, 2022 - Anatomy The adrenal (suprarenal) glands are small, yellowish organs that rest on the upper poles of the kidneys in the Gerota fascia. The right adrenal gland is pyramidal, whereas the left one is more crescentic, extending toward the hilum of the ...

Pediatric Adrenal Gland Disorders
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/940347-overview

Feb 22nd, 2022 - Anatomy The adrenal (suprarenal) glands are small, yellowish organs that rest on the upper poles of the kidneys in the Gerota fascia. The right adrenal gland is pyramidal, whereas the left one is more crescentic, extending toward the hilum of the ...

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Its Pharmacotherapy, and Adrenal Gland Dysfun...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7277140
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Peng PH, Tsai MY et. al.

May 30th, 2020 - This study aims to examine the co-occurrence rate of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and adrenal gland disorders, as well as whether pharmacotherapy may affect ADHD patients' risk of developing adrenal gland disorder. One group of ...

The adrenal cortex: Physiology and diseases in human pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejogrb.2019.06.036
European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproduct... Levin G, Elchalal U et. al.

Jul 10th, 2019 - Pregnancy is characterized by marked alterations in the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and in the function of the adrenal gland. Some of those alterations have clinical characteristics that are similar to those of adrenal gland disorders. Whi...

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News  4 results

Fast Five Quiz: Adrenal Gland Disorders
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/922391

Dec 11th, 2019 - The adrenal glands are a pair of triangular glands, each about 2 inches long and 1 inch wide, that sit on top of the kidneys. They are responsible for the release of hormones that regulate metabolism, immune system function, and the salt-water bal...

Fast Five Quiz: Adrenal Gland Disorders
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/922391

Dec 11th, 2019 - The adrenal glands are a pair of triangular glands, each about 2 inches long and 1 inch wide, that sit on top of the kidneys. They are responsible for the release of hormones that regulate metabolism, immune system function, and the salt-water bal...

Fast Five Quiz: Adrenal Gland Disorders
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/922391_2

Dec 11th, 2019 - Patients with Cushing syndrome may have weight gain. They also frequently notice changes in their skin, including purple stretch marks, easy bruising, and other signs of skin thinning. They may have difficulty climbing stairs, getting out of a low...

Screening for Endocrine Hypertension
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/202746/endocrinology/screening-endocrine-hypertension
Aimee Pragle, MMSc, MSPH, PA-C

Jun 11th, 2019 - Hypertension is one of the most common reasons for patient visits. 1 According to the US Preventive Services Task Force, more than 70 million individuals older than 20 have hypertension, which is defined as a blood pressure (BP) of ≥ 130/85 mm Hg.

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Patient Education  1 results

Adrenal Gland Disorders
https://medlineplus.gov/adrenalglanddisorders.html

- What are adrenal glands? Your adrenal glands are two small organs that sit on top of each kidney. The adrenal glands make different types of hormones you need to stay alive and healthy. Hormones are chemicals that travel in your bloodstream and co...

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