Addison's disease

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Synonyms for Addison's disease

a glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin

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Addisonian crisis precipitated by thyroxine therapy: A complication of type 2 autoimmune polyglandular syndrome.
However, in about 25 percent of patients, symptoms first appear during an addisonian crisis.
8226; Addisonian crisis which causes severe pain, convulsions and unconsciousness.
A ease of Histoplasma capsulatum causing granulomatous liver disease and Addisonian crisis.
The patient was treated for impending Addisonian crisis and has remained well on thyroid and adrenal replacement therapy with regular monitoring for associated conditions.