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Addison’s disease, also known as Adrenal Insufficiency or Hypocortisolism, is an endocrine disease that occurs when the adrenal glands do not produce enough of the hormone cortisol and sometimes, aldosterone. Discuss topics including symptoms and treatments for Addison’s disease.

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I have had Addison's disease for 30 years and am on 30 mg. of hydrocortisone and .1mg of florinef per day. I was re...
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Hello. I am really hoping to get some insight on what could be going on so i can become healthy enough to return to w...
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im 33 female i have addisons and a seizure dysorder in the last yr i have had to have 12 blood transfusions but the d...
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By kitkat706 Blank
I have had a calcified adrenal gland for several years and would like to know something about what that causes in the...
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Hi, my wife age of 34 had remove her left adrenal gland last Jun due to adrenal tumor which causing Cushing Syndrome....
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I have been panhypopituitary for 6 years. You'd think I would know everything about my condition by now, but I don't....
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I am a fifty year old male and I am presently treating for heavy metal toxicity (mercury and lead), which I have been...
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Hello! I have been diagnosed with Addison's disease for 4.5 years. I have only had one crisis about a year after diag...
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I have recently been diagnosed with addisons disease and was under the impression it was just stresses such as infect...
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I have recently been diagnosed with addisons disease and every time I am on my period I feel really sick, dizzy and t...
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By jeric Blank
My morning cortisol level was 3.7 So doctor spoke to an endo and he recommended doing an acth stim (I'm in the hospi...
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I feel debilitated and just received my 24 hour saliva test results. They are as follows: DHEA is 485.72 pg/ml **H...
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This information is FYI - consult your doctor if you have concerns and what is the correct medication for your case. ...
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What does a low 17 Hydroxyprogesterone mean? My daughter's is 14. Thanks, lori
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Hi, My daughter is currently in the hosp. Yesterday, her Cortisol level was 2.1 so the doctor ordered the cortisol...
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By Sherri55 Blank
What exactly is Addison Disease? I noticed this listed on my dad's death certifcate. It was not cause of death. Is ...
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My grandmother has had addisons since I could remember.. Im really just trying to have a better understanding and is ...
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By debbiego48 Blank
My husband has had a mystery disease for over 14 years. He has high potassium, high blood pressure, very painful sto...
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Hi I am 29 year old female with PCOS I have been on Metformin for a little over a year. Initially the metformin cause...
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