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Addison's disease

Category: Illness or disabilities

Type

Involuntary

Introduction and description

Addison’s disease (also Addison disease, chronic adrenal insufficiency, hypocortisolism, and hypoadrenalism) is a chronic endocrine disorder in which the adrenal glands do not produce sufficient steroid hormones (glucocorticoids and often mineralocorticoids).

It is described in the context of Adrenal system disease.  Please follow the link.

 

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