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  • '''If left untreated, adrenal insufficiency can cause serious illness or death. But by working with their ...Staticnrg|Staticnrg]] shared these two documents with us to use in case of Adrenal Crisis. She suggests laminating them or putting in a plastic page protecto
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  • =Adrenal Crisis= ...r infection in a person with Addison's disease, or injury or trauma to the adrenal glands or the pituitary gland. The incidence is 4 out of 100,000 people.
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  • [[Category:Adrenal]]
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  • [[File:adrenal-location.png]] ...l glands, one near the top of each kidney. The inner part (medulla) of the adrenal glands secretes hormones such as adrenaline (epinephrine) that affect blo
    21 KB (3,151 words) - 08:20, 10 December 2014
  • ...res the same dose of steroid in order to survive with Secondary or Primary Adrenal Insufficiency" '''Fact:''' In simple terms, Adrenal Insufficiency occurs when the body does not have enough cortisol in it. You
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  • ... including primary pituitary adenoma (known as Cushing's disease), primary adrenal hyperplasia or neoplasia, ectopic ACTH production (e.g., from a small cell Normally, cortisol is released from the adrenal glands in response to ACTH being released from the pituitary gland. Both Cu
    5 KB (773 words) - 09:58, 15 July 2017
  • '''If left untreated, adrenal insufficiency can cause serious illness or death. But by working with their ...Staticnrg|Staticnrg]] shared these two documents with us to use in case of Adrenal Crisis. She suggests laminating them or putting in a plastic page protecto
    21 KB (3,525 words) - 10:08, 8 December 2014
  • =Adrenal Crisis= ...r infection in a person with Addison's disease, or injury or trauma to the adrenal glands or the pituitary gland. The incidence is 4 out of 100,000 people.
    4 KB (606 words) - 10:35, 8 December 2014
  • [[Category:Adrenal]]
    1 KB (254 words) - 10:50, 28 May 2014
  • [[Category:Adrenal]]
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  • Cortisol is a normal hormone produced in the outer portion of the adrenal glands. When functioning normally, cortisol helps the body respond to stres .... Other people have Cushing’s syndrome because something is causing the adrenal gland(s) to overproduce cortisol. Doctors call this an “endogenous” (i
    5 KB (770 words) - 08:16, 10 December 2014
  • ...story, physical examination and laboratory tests. Often x-ray exams of the adrenal or pituitary glands are useful for locating tumors. These tests help to det ...ic ACTH syndrome and practically never in patients with cortisol-secreting adrenal tumors.
    15 KB (2,392 words) - 08:17, 10 December 2014
  • '''adrenal glands''' – either of a pair of complex endocrine organs near the anterio '''adrenalectomy''' - An operation to remove the adrenal glands. See [[Treatments]]
    7 KB (942 words) - 08:18, 10 December 2014
  • For specific tips such as Getting Medical Attention for an Adrenal Crisis or how to make an Emergency Kit, please see [http://www.cushings-hel [[Category:Adrenal]]
    8 KB (1,376 words) - 17:20, 28 May 2014
  • ...tructions I may carry for Emergency Room staff in the event that I have an adrenal crisis? [[Category:Adrenal]]
    28 KB (4,973 words) - 17:23, 28 May 2014
  • [[Category:Adrenal]]
    8 KB (1,308 words) - 17:26, 28 May 2014
  • * book or magazines '''Adrenal people:''' you may have trouble resting things like books on your stomach p * change of clothes to wear home. Adrenal people: pants with a loose elastic waist are good, or a long, loose dress.
    4 KB (741 words) - 10:58, 19 July 2014
  • ...r characterized by hypercortisolism. Cortisol is a hormone produced by the adrenal glands and is vital to regulate the body’s cardivoascular functions and m The adrenal glands release cortisol in response to stress, so atheletes, women experien
    23 KB (3,966 words) - 17:20, 6 December 2014
  • ...y is one phase lasting about 6 weeks for pituitary surgery and 3 weeks for adrenal surgery. You need to be ready to also support them in the second and much l ...onal as well as physical assistance. The most severe withdrawal outcome is adrenal crisis which may cause death due to shock if not responded to quickly and c
    5 KB (809 words) - 23:40, 28 May 2014
  • ...e first time in 2.5 years last week. I still have issues living without my adrenal glands and my cushie/BLA buddies are there for me. They pick me up when I f ...betic world. Now imagine how long it will take me to get one to replace my adrenal glands? Not very likely in my lifetime, if ever. Doctors need to shift from
    3 KB (478 words) - 23:41, 28 May 2014
  • ...as not yet determined if it was Cushing's Disease (Pituitary) or Syndrome (Adrenal). However, he couldn't help me any further so the Hematologist referred me ...eated all those same tests for another week and decided that it was not my adrenal gland (Cushing's Syndrome) creating the problem. The doctors and nurses had
    9 KB (1,646 words) - 23:39, 28 May 2014
  • ...as a few days ago on June 16th. It has been a year since I had both of my adrenal glands removed to control my Cushing's Disease.
    5 KB (876 words) - 10:35, 19 December 2014
  • This hormone stimulates the cortex of the adrenal gland to secrete its own hormone. ...mal pituitary function causing hypothyroidism (low thyroid hormone level), adrenal insufficiency (low cortisol level), hypogonadism (loss of sexual function i
    8 KB (1,227 words) - 18:01, 28 May 2014
  • stimulates the adrenal glands to release cortisol and aldosterone that helps the body to regulate ...osition above the rest of the body, it sends signals to the thyroid gland, adrenal glands, ovaries and testes, directing them to produce thyroid hormone, cort
    4 KB (665 words) - 18:02, 28 May 2014
  • ... dosage may be required. Please consult the instructions for patients with adrenal insufficiency for general recommendations. You may be asked to withhold you '''Adrenal Crisis'''
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