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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As with lots of conditions they are usually easier to manage if they are identified early, so if your pet is showing any of the signs that can be associated with either Cushings Disease or Addisons Disease, you should seek veterinary attention straight away.
Some hormonal conditions (eg, Addisons disease) can also cause shaking and weakness.