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ALLMedicine™ Addison's Disease Center

Research & Reviews  623 results

Addison's disease associated with hypokalemia: a case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7992934
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Abdalla M, Dave JA et. al.

Mar 25th, 2021 - Primary adrenal insufficiency (Addison's disease) is a rare medical condition usually associated with hyperkalemia or normokalemia. We report a rare case of Addison's disease, coexisting with hypokalemia, requiring treatment. In this case, a 42-ye...

Primary Ovarian Insufficiency in women with Addison's disease.
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgab140
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Vogt EC, Breivik L et. al.

Mar 9th, 2021 - Primary ovarian insufficiency (POI) is defined by menopause before 40 years of age. POI prevalence is higher among women with autoimmune Addison's disease (AAD) than in the general population, but their clinical characteristics are insufficiently ...

Addison's disease with primary hypothyroidism in a case of visceral leishmaniasis and H...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7939011
BMJ Case Reports; Rani M, Garg R et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - A 41-year-old man presented with vomiting and loose stools. He had a history of long-term intermittent fever, generalised skin hyperpigmentation, dragging sensation in the left hypochondrium and unintentional weight loss. He was receiving combinat...

'Black and white and every wrong colour': The medical history of Jane Austen and the po...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0961203321995260
Lupus Sanders MD, Graham EM

Feb 18th, 2021 - Jane Austen died 200 years ago at the age of 41 and authors have attributed her premature death to a wide variety of causes, which include Addison's disease and lymphoma.We have reviewed all of her available letters and extricated relevant medical...

GWAS for autoimmune Addison's disease identifies multiple risk loci and highlights AIRE...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7878795
Nature Communications; Eriksson D, Røyrvik EC et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - Autoimmune Addison's disease (AAD) is characterized by the autoimmune destruction of the adrenal cortex. Low prevalence and complex inheritance have long hindered successful genetic studies. We here report the first genome-wide association study o...

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Guidelines  2 results

Consensus statement on the diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of patients with primary adren...
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/joim.12162
Husebye, E.

Jan 31st, 2014 - Primary adrenal insufficiency (PAI), or Addison's disease, is a rare, potentially deadly, but treatable disease. Most cases of PAI are caused by autoimmune destruction of the adrenal cortex.

Consensus statement on the diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of patients with primary ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/joim.12162
Journal of Internal Medicine; Husebye ES, Allolio B et. al.

Dec 17th, 2013 - Primary adrenal insufficiency (PAI), or Addison's disease, is a rare, potentially deadly, but treatable disease. Most cases of PAI are caused by autoimmune destruction of the adrenal cortex. Consequently, patients with PAI are at higher risk of de...

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Drugs  13 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  677 results

Addison's disease associated with hypokalemia: a case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7992934
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Abdalla M, Dave JA et. al.

Mar 25th, 2021 - Primary adrenal insufficiency (Addison's disease) is a rare medical condition usually associated with hyperkalemia or normokalemia. We report a rare case of Addison's disease, coexisting with hypokalemia, requiring treatment. In this case, a 42-ye...

Primary Ovarian Insufficiency in women with Addison's disease.
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgab140
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Vogt EC, Breivik L et. al.

Mar 9th, 2021 - Primary ovarian insufficiency (POI) is defined by menopause before 40 years of age. POI prevalence is higher among women with autoimmune Addison's disease (AAD) than in the general population, but their clinical characteristics are insufficiently ...

Addison's disease with primary hypothyroidism in a case of visceral leishmaniasis and H...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7939011
BMJ Case Reports; Rani M, Garg R et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - A 41-year-old man presented with vomiting and loose stools. He had a history of long-term intermittent fever, generalised skin hyperpigmentation, dragging sensation in the left hypochondrium and unintentional weight loss. He was receiving combinat...

'Black and white and every wrong colour': The medical history of Jane Austen and the po...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0961203321995260
Lupus Sanders MD, Graham EM

Feb 18th, 2021 - Jane Austen died 200 years ago at the age of 41 and authors have attributed her premature death to a wide variety of causes, which include Addison's disease and lymphoma.We have reviewed all of her available letters and extricated relevant medical...

GWAS for autoimmune Addison's disease identifies multiple risk loci and highlights AIRE...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7878795
Nature Communications; Eriksson D, Røyrvik EC et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - Autoimmune Addison's disease (AAD) is characterized by the autoimmune destruction of the adrenal cortex. Low prevalence and complex inheritance have long hindered successful genetic studies. We here report the first genome-wide association study o...

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News  13 results

Fast Five Quiz: Can You Identify and Treat Hyperkalemia?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/849260_1

May 25th, 2020 - Hyperkalemia—serum potassium greater than approximately 5.0-5.5 mEq/L in adults—is associated with kidney disease, a diet high in potassium, and drugs that impair renal potassium excretion. It can also appear in infants or children with certain ge...

Fast Five Quiz: Can You Identify and Treat Hyperkalemia?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/849260

May 25th, 2020 - Hyperkalemia—serum potassium greater than approximately 5.0-5.5 mEq/L in adults—is associated with kidney disease, a diet high in potassium, and drugs that impair renal potassium excretion. It can also appear in infants or children with certain ge...

Malpractice Case: You're Liable, Even if Your EHR Malfunctions
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/919804

Nov 3rd, 2019 - Notwithstanding the usual suspects that hinder electronic health record (EHR) implementation—initial costs, interoperability problems, training burdens, and altered physician-patient dynamics—there's also the risk of a pure system malfunction. In ...

Malpractice Case: You're Liable, Even if Your EHR Malfunctions
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/919804

Nov 3rd, 2019 - Notwithstanding the usual suspects that hinder electronic health record (EHR) implementation—initial costs, interoperability problems, training burdens, and altered physician-patient dynamics—there's also the risk of a pure system malfunction. In ...

DHEA Helps Some Aspects of Addison's Disease
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/29680/endocrinology/dhea-helps-some-aspects-addisons-disease
Family Practice News; Timothy F. Kirn

Dehydroepiandrosterone supplementation appears to have some benefit in patients with primary adrenal insufficiency. But it does not change fat mass, improve cognitive or sexual function, or necessarily alleviate physical fatigue, according to a 12.

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Patient Education  15 results see all →