"Adrenal Insufficiency" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Conditions in which the production of adrenal CORTICOSTEROIDS falls below the requirement of the body. Adrenal insufficiency can be caused by defects in the ADRENAL GLANDS, the PITUITARY GLAND, or the HYPOTHALAMUS.
- Adrenal Insufficiency
- Adrenal Insufficiencies
- Adrenal Gland Hypofunction
- Hypofunction, Adrenal Gland
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Adrenal Insufficiency" by people in Profiles.
Alsahwi N, Blavo D, Karanchi H. Systemic sarcoidosis with hypercalcaemia, hypothalamic-pituitary dysfunction and thyroid involvement. BMJ Case Rep. 2016 Aug 05; 2016.
Ham PB, Cunningham AJ, Mentzer CJ, Ahmad A, Young LS, Abuzeid AM. Traumatic panhypopituitarism resulting in acute adrenal crisis. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Sep; 79(3):484-9.
Eriksson EA, Willekes CL, McAllen KJ, Romeo OM, Hooker RL, Hoogeboom JE, Barletta JF. Adrenal insufficiency in cardiothoracic patients: an evaluation of the corticotrophin stimulation test and other diagnostic methods. J Crit Care. 2012 Oct; 27(5):528.e1-6.
Weant KA, Sasaki-Adams D, Dziedzic K, Ewend M. Acute relative adrenal insufficiency after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurosurgery. 2008 Oct; 63(4):645-9; discussion 649-50.
Castaldo ET, Guillamondegui OD, Greco JA, Feurer ID, Miller RS, Morris JA. Are adrenal injuries predictive of adrenal insufficiency in patients sustaining blunt trauma? Am Surg. 2008 Mar; 74(3):262-6.
Weant KA, Sasaki-Adams D, Kilpatrick M, Hadar EJ. Relative adrenal insufficiency in patients with acute spinal cord injury. Neurocrit Care. 2008; 8(1):53-6.
Fann SA, Kosciusko RD, Yost MJ, Brizendine JB, Blevins WA, Sixta SL, Morrison JE, Bynoe RP. The use of prognostic indicators in the development of a statistical model predictive for adrenal insufficiency in trauma patients. Am Surg. 2007 Mar; 73(3):210-4.
Friedman RJ, Schiff CF, Bromberg JS. Use of supplemental steroids in patients having orthopaedic operations. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1995 Dec; 77(12):1801-6.