Cliff Rosen, Author at Endocrinology Advisor

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Adrenal Insufficiency

Are You Sure the Patient Has Adrenal Insufficiency? Symptoms Adrenal insufficiency can present either as an acute crisis with vascular collapse or as a chronic insufficiency, which has much more obscure symptomology. Adrenal insufficiency is either due to primary adrenal failure or secondary to hypothalamic/ pituitary diseases. Congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency causes…

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