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Synonyms for adrenal

either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near the kidney

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Classic CAH is a genetic disorder that results in an enzyme deficiency altering the production of adrenal steroids.
The report also includes a 10-year epidemiological forecast for the diagnosed prevalent cases of CS, Cushing's disease, ectopic- adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) CS, adrenal adenoma CS, and adrenal carcinoma CS segmented by age (18 to =85 years) and sex in these markets.
Certain imaging features in adrenal masses are diagnostic of benignity and require no further workup.
CT is the cornerstone of adrenal imaging with morphology, CT densitometry, washout percentage and distant spread being crucial determinants that help to characterise an adrenal mass and guide diagnosis.
She was diagnosed with Cushing's syndrome secondary to an adrenal adenoma.
Preserving your 'adrenal sanity' is very important because prolonged adrenal fatigue can lead to adrenal exhaustion.
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) is caused by deficiency in various enzymes responsible for steroidogenesis.
Adrenal incidentaloma, defined as an adrenal lesion found incidentally on autopsy or imaging, is a fairly frequent phenomenon.
Siliguri (West Bengal), June 2 ( ANI ): Parents of an 18-month-old boy in Siliguri, diagnosed with a tumor in his adrenal gland that has increased his weight to 15 kilograms, appealed to the government for financial assistance for the medical treatment of the toddler.
Osceola, WI, has enhanced its adrenal product suite by introducing AdreCor with SAMe, which is designed to provide advanced support for fatigue, low mood, lack of initiative and loss of focus associated with adrenal neurotransmitter, adrenal hormone and/or general neurotransmitter depletion.
Addison's disease, or primary adrenal insufficiency, is a chronic disorder of the adrenal cortex resulting in inadequate production of glucocorticoids and mineralocorticoids.
When PA is confined to a single adrenal gland (as in aldosterone-producing adenoma), unilateral adrenalectomy usually cures and virtually always improves the hypertension, with an accompanying improved quality of life.
OVERCOMING ADRENAL FATIGUE: HOW TO RESTORE HORMONAL BALANCE AND FEEL RENEWED, ENERGIZED, AND STRESS FREE offers self-help collections a fine guide to finding relief from chronic fatigue, allergies, poor digestion and more symptoms of adrenal fatigue, discussing the key role the adrenal glands play in controlling stress and maintaining energy.