Adrenal Diseases

Common Name(s)

Adrenal Diseases

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Canadian Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Society, Inc.

We help people with MEN by referring them to Drs and genetist. We also offer emotional support and literature We can be contacted anytime via email. We do try to find a member close to the newly diagnosed MEN Patient to let them know that "They Are Not Alone"

Last Updated: 31 Jan 2013

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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Adrenal Diseases" for support, advocacy or research.

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Canadian Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Society, Inc.

We help people with MEN by referring them to Drs and genetist. We also offer emotional support and literature We can be contacted anytime via email. We do try to find a member close to the newly diagnosed MEN Patient to let them know that "They Are Not Alone"

http://mensociety.ca/

Last Updated: 31 Jan 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Adrenal Diseases" returned 8 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Implications of infectious diseases and the adrenal hypothesis for the etiology of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
 

Author(s): F Azevedo-Silva, B de Camargo, M S Pombo-de-Oliveira

Journal: Braz. J. Med. Biol. Res.. 2010 Mar;43(3):226-9.

 

Acute leukemia is the most frequent cancer in children. Recently, a new hypothesis was proposed for the pathogenesis of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). The so-called 'adrenal hypothesis' emphasized the role of endogenous cortisol in the etiology of B-cell precursor ALL. ...

Last Updated: 19 Apr 2010

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Is it rare to have two adrenal diseases combined?
 

Author(s): Masao Omura

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2002 Nov;41(11):911.

 

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2002

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Immunoprecipitation assay for autoantibodies to steroid 21-hydroxylase in autoimmune adrenal diseases.
 

Author(s): J Colls, C Betterle, M Volpato, L Prentice, B R Smith, J Furmaniak

Journal: Clin. Chem.. 1995 Mar;41(3):375-80.

 

Adrenal autoantibodies characteristic of autoimmune Addison disease are directed towards steroid 21-hydroxylase (21-OH; EC 1.14.99.10). We describe a new assay to measure 21-OH autoantibodies (21-OH Abs), based on immunoprecipitation by the antibodies of 35S-labeled human 21-OH. Using ...

Last Updated: 13 Apr 1995

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The terms "Adrenal Diseases" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Expression of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis in common skin diseases: evidence of its association with stress-related disease activity.
 

Author(s): Jung Eun Kim, Baik Kee Cho, Dae Ho Cho, Hyun Jeong Park

Journal: Acta Derm. Venereol.. 2013 Jul;93(4):387-93.

 

Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis hormones and their receptors expressed in the skin are known to function locally, but how these hormones affect the maintenance of skin homeostasis or the pathogenesis of skin diseases is not fully understood. We comprehensively reviewed the ...

Last Updated: 8 Jul 2013

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Mass spectrometry theory and application to adrenal diseases.
 

Author(s): Kerry M Wooding, Richard J Auchus

Journal: Mol. Cell. Endocrinol.. 2013 May;371(1-2):201-7.

 

The diagnosis and management of adrenal diseases hinge upon accurate determination of hormone concentrations in blood and other body fluids. The advent of immunoassays for various steroid hormones has enabled the remarkable progress in adrenal disease over the last several decades, ...

Last Updated: 12 Apr 2013

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PET and PET/CT imaging in thyroid and adrenal diseases: an update.
 

Author(s): Giorgio Treglia, Luca Giovanella, Vittoria Rufini

Journal: Hormones (Athens). ;12(3):327-33.

 

Positron emission tomography (PET) and PET/computed tomography (PET/CT) with different tracers are imaging methods increasingly used in patients with thyroid and adrenal diseases. The aim of this article is to provide an overview based on literature data about the usefulness of PET ...

Last Updated: 14 Oct 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Last Updated: 3 Dec 2013

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Decision Support for Parents Receiving Information About Child's Rare Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Disorder of Sex Development; Intersex Conditions; Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia; Hypospadias

 

Last Updated: 10 Jul 2014

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Brain Imaging of Childhood Onset Psychiatric Disorders, Endocrine Disorders and Healthy Children
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Autoimmune Disease; Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia; Healthy; Mental Disorder Diagnosed in Childhood; Neurologic Manifestations

 

Last Updated: 11 Nov 2014

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