Addison's Disease

Study Identifies Major Risk Locus for Addison's Disease

Study Identifies Major Risk Locus for Addison's Disease

BACH2 is a major risk locus for Addison's disease, according to a study published in the Journal of Internal Medicine.

Higher Rate of Addison's Disease Seen in Patients Born in Winter Months

Higher Rate of Addison's Disease Seen in Patients Born in Winter Months

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In the United Kingdom, rates of the disease were highest for those born in December, while in Poland, rates were highest for those born in January.

Addison's Disease: New Guideline Details Diagnosis and Treatment

Addison's Disease: New Guideline Details Diagnosis and Treatment

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The first-ever guideline from Endocrine Society on Addison's disease details specifics of diagnostic tests and glucocorticoid therapy.

Treatment Perceptions Vary in Patients With Adrenal Insufficiency

Treatment Perceptions Vary in Patients With Adrenal Insufficiency

Adrenal insufficiency appears to impact patients differently and influences their beliefs about hydrocortisone replacement.

Continuous Subcutaneous Hydrocortisone Infusion for Addison Disease

Continuous Subcutaneous Hydrocortisone Infusion for Addison Disease

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Addison disease patients may not benefit from continuous subcutaneous hydrocortisone infusion.

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