Adrenal crisis

R. Louise Rushworth, David J. Torpy, Henrik Falhammar

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    Abstract

    Glucocorticoid replacement therapy prolongs the survival of patients with adrenal insufficiency, but life-threatening adrenal crises still develop in many such patients. This review examines the pathophysiology, epidemiology, and treatment of adrenal crises.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)852-861
    Number of pages10
    JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
    Volume381
    Issue number9
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 29 Aug 2019

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    Louise Rushworth, R., Torpy, D. J., & Falhammar, H. (2019). Adrenal crisis. New England Journal of Medicine, 381(9), 852-861. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMra1807486