Hypoadrenalism

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Hypoadrenalism

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hypoadrenalism" returned 13 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Is the 250 μg ACTH test a useful tool for the diagnosis of central hypoadrenalism in adult patients with pituitary disorders?
 

Author(s): Emanuele Ferrante, Valentina Morelli, Claudia Giavoli, Giovanna Mantovani, Elisa Verrua, Elisa Sala, Elena Malcmiodi, Silvia Bergamaschi, Eriselda Profka, Elisa Cairoli, Serena Palmieri, Iacopo Chiodini, Andrea Gerardo Lania, Anna Spada, Paolo Beck Peccoz

Journal: Hormones (Athens). ;11(4):428-35.

 

The diagnosis of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal insufficiency (HPAI) is a major clinical challenge. The gold standard procedure remains insulin tolerance test (ITT). This study aimed to evaluate the usefulness of standard-dose corticotrophin stimulation test (SDCT) in diagnosing HPAI.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Basal cortisol levels and correlates of hypoadrenalism in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection.
 

Author(s): Chukwuma O Ekpebegh, Anthonia O Ogbera, Benjamin Longo-Mbenza, Ernesto Blanco-Blanco, Ajani Awotedu, Patrick Oluboyo

Journal: Med Princ Pract. 2011 ;20(6):525-9.

 

To determine the frequency of occurrence of hypoadrenalism in patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and document the clinical correlates of hypoadrenalism for this group of patients.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Hypoadrenalism presenting as a range of mental disorders.
 

Author(s): Aleksandar Pavlovic, Velusamy Sivakumar

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This case report describes interaction of trauma, endocrine disorder and infection resulting in a complex psychopathology in an 82-year-old, previously healthy lady. One month after a hip replacement, she developed fluctuating cognitive impairment and delusions, associated with hyponatraemia. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Adherence in Chronic Adrenal Insufficiency
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adrenal Insufficiency

 

Last Updated: 18 Jan 2018

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Impact of Pre-operative Steroids on Adrenal Insufficiency
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adrenal Insufficiency Neonatal

 

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2018

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Prevalence of Adrenal Insufficiency in Kidney Transplanted Patients in Glucocorticoid Treatment
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adrenal Insufficiency

 

Last Updated: 2 May 2017

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