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New onset Addison's disease presenting as prolonged hyperemesis in early pregnancy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20825057     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
CONCLUSIONS: New onset Addison's disease is rare in pregnancy but may present with prolonged vomiting and weight loss. Therefore adrenal failure should be included in the differential diagnosis of hyperemesis gravidarum.
Krzysztof Lewandowski; Piotr Hincz; Mariusz Grzesiak; Agata Cajdler-Łuba; Ireneusz Salata; Jan Wilczyński; Andrzej Lewiński
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Ginekologia polska     Volume:  81     ISSN:  0017-0011     ISO Abbreviation:  Ginekol. Pol.     Publication Date:  2010 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-09-09     Completed Date:  2010-10-22     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0374641     Medline TA:  Ginekol Pol     Country:  Poland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  537-40     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Endocrinology, Polish Mother Memorial Research Institute, Medical University of Lodz, Poland.
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MeSH Terms
Addison Disease / blood,  complications,  diagnosis*,  drug therapy*
Diagnosis, Differential
Fludrocortisone / therapeutic use
Hydrocortisone / therapeutic use
Hyperemesis Gravidarum / etiology*
Pregnancy Complications / blood,  diagnosis*,  drug therapy*
Pregnancy Trimester, First*
Treatment Outcome
Reg. No./Substance:
127-31-1/Fludrocortisone; 50-23-7/Hydrocortisone

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