ALLMedicine™ Autoimmune Polyglandular Syndrome Type 2 Center
Research & Reviews 12 results
Postgraduate Medical Journal; Macchia D, Lippi D et. al.
Apr 28th, 2020 - President John F. Kennedy (JFK) had a complex medical history that is now thought to be an autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 2 with Addison's disease and hypothyroidism. He also had gastrointestinal symptoms from adolescence, which now fit we...
BMC Endocrine Disorders; Inaba H, Ariyasu H et. al.
Apr 8th, 2020 - Autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 2 (APS-2) is a rare and complex clinical entity, and little is known about its etiology and progression. A 52-year-old woman with autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) and bronchial asthma was diagnosed with APS-2; auto...
BMJ Case Reports; Kang MS, Sandhu CS et. al.
Aug 31st, 2019 - A 31-year-old man with a recent diagnosis of hypothyroidism presented to the emergency department as a transfer from the clinic for severe hypotension and hypoglycaemia. The patient endorsed a 2-week history of severe fatigue, weight loss, nausea ...
BMJ Case Reports; Arya P V A, Kumar J et. al.
Feb 28th, 2019 - A 24-year-old man with no significant medical history presented to the medical clinic with vomiting and giddiness for 2 days, loss of appetite for 1 month and progressive fatigability for the preceding 4 months. On examination, he was found to be ...
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Kraus AU, Penna-Martinez M et. al.
Dec 27th, 2018 - Autoimmune endocrinopathies result from environmental triggers on the genetic background of risk alleles, especially HLA-DR and HLA-DQ with alanine (Ala) in HLA-DQB1 position 57 (Ala57), whereas amino acid Asp57 is protective. Differentiate the ef...