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2,532 Possible Causes for Addison's Disease, Hyperkalemia, Linea Nigra

  • Addison's Disease

    Source:MedicineNet Hyperkalemia - Hyperkalemia is too much potassium in the blood. It can be caused by a variety of factors.[web.archive.org] English Addison's disease adrenal cortical hypofunction that is characterized by insufficient steroid hormone production by the adrenal glands. hypocortisolism hypoadrenalism[wikidata.org] Treatment of dogs with an acute presentation prioritizes correcting the hypovolemia, hyperkalemia, acidosis, and hypoglycemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Autoimmune Adrenal Insufficiency

    Initial laboratory values were notable for hyperkalemia of 9.3 mmol/L, hypoglycemia, hyponatremia, non-anion gap metabolic acidosis, mild peripheral eosinophilia, and random[shmabstracts.com] Endocrine Abstracts (2009) 20 P13 Autoimmune adrenal insufficiency: Addison's disease versus idiopathic isolated secondary adrenal insufficiency Anna Kasperlik-Zaluska 1 ,[endocrine-abstracts.org] She was mildly hypotensive and had a “tanned skin” appearance while initial routine laboratory features revealed hyponatremia and hyperkalemia.[pubs.sciepub.com]

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  • Addisonian Crisis

    Aldosterone is the first-line defense against hyperkalemia.[emedicine.medscape.com] References Adrenal insufficiency and Addison’s disease [online].[myvmc.com] Abstract In a patient who developed clinical signs of intracranial hypertension, bilateral papilledema and diplopia, in association with mild hypotension, hyponatremia and hyperkalemia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Adrenal Hemorrhage

    […] happen in the postoperative period.30 Routine laboratory test results that may suggest the diagnosis of adrenal hemorrhage are a sudden drop in hematocrit, hyponatremia, hyperkalemia[mitchmedical.us] Acute adrenal insufficiency (Addison's disease) caused by hemorrhage within the adrenal cortices, although still uncommon, can be expected to increase as anticoagulation prophylaxis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Disease Primary adrenal insufficiency Affects adrenal cortex Adrenals are small Calcification can occur in 25% over a chronic course Infection TB Calcified granulomas in[learningradiology.com]

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  • Hyperkalemia

    In patients with diabetic nephropathy, hyperkalemia may be caused by the syndrome of hyporeninemic hypoaldosteronism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hyperkalemia can also be caused by a disease of the adrenal gland called Addison's disease.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] We present a case of hyperkalemia, initially diagnosed as ventricular tachycardia, to demonstrate how difficult hyperkalemia can be to diagnose.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Adrenal Insufficiency

    Hyperkalemia, low cortisol and high adrenocorticotropic hormone levels were found, indicating adrenal insufficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Addison's disease. MayoClinic.com [On-line information]. Available online at . Corrigan, E. (1998 February 12). Addison's Disease.[labtestsonline.org] The patient presented after birth with cardiopulmonary instability, hyponatremia, hyperkalemia, hypoglycemia and metabolic acidosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Adrenal Insufficiency Secondary to Hypopituitarism

    Patients with primary adrenal insufficiency also tend to develop hyperpigmentation of the skin, mild hyperkalemia, and metabolic acidosis.[amboss.com] There are some very rare syndromes (several diseases that occur together) that can cause autoimmune adrenal insufficiency.[endocrineweb.com] This differs from primary adrenal insufficiency, in which patients develop hyponatremia and hyperkalemia.[medhelp.org]

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  • Periodic Paralysis

    However, clinicians must be cautious because patients can develop life-threatening hyperkalemia during treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] To diagnose Gamstorp disease, your doctor will first rule out adrenal disorders such as Addison’s disease, which occurs when your adrenal glands don’t produce enough of the[healthline.com] Correction of his hypokalemia reversed the paralysis without rebound hyperkalemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Hyporeninemic Hypoaldosteronism

    Results suggest that HH is an overlooked cause of hyperkalemia, especially in patients whose hyperkalemia is unexplained.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract A 60-year-old man presented with loss of weight and appetite, eosinophilia, and hyperkalemia consistent with a diagnosis of Addison's disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] disease ) - Hypoaldosteronism Gonads Ovarian dysfunction ( Polycystic ovary syndrome, Premature ovarian failure ) - Testicular dysfunction ( 5-alpha-reductase deficiency[wikidoc.org]

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  • Hyponatremia

    The laboratory findings showed severe hyponatremia, hyperkalemia, and renal dysfunction. The patient started inotropic support and antibiotics.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract We present the case of an Addison's disease revealed by a serious hyponatremia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We focused on hyponatremia, hypernatremia, hypokalemia, hyperkalemia, and hypomagnesemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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