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Addison disease
Synonyms
Synonyms
Addison's disease
MeSH D000224
ICD-9

255.4

ICD-10

E27.1

eMedicine

Overview
Presentation
DDx
Workup
Treatment
Medication}

MedlinePlus

000378

Patient.co.uk

Professional Reference
Patient Reference

OMIM

240200

BHC

Addison disease

Wikipedia

Addison disease

Addison disease is an autoimmune disorder of the adrenal cortex, that leads to its destruction (via a T cell-mediated mechanism), leading to a chronic deficiency of corticosteroids (e.g., glucocorticoids like cortisol and the mineralocorticoid aldosterone).

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