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Isolated adrenal mineralocorticoid deficiency due to amyloidosis associated with familial Mediterranean fever

The American Journal of the Medical Sciences

Jul 1, 1984

D AgmonO S Better

Abstract

A patient with familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) associated with renal amyloidosis, presented with hyperkalemia and acidosis which were excessive to his moderate degree of azotemia. The cause of this abnormality was isolated hypoaldosteronism with otherwise normal adrenal function and ...read more

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Aldosterone, (+-)-Isomer
Amyloidosis
Azotemia
Hypoaldosteronism
Prerenal Uremia Syndrome
Potassium
Renal Tubule Structure
Zona Glomerulosa
Adrenal Glands
Amyloid Nephropathy
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Isolated adrenal mineralocorticoid deficiency due to amyloidosis associated with familial Mediterranean fever

The American Journal of the Medical Sciences

Jul 1, 1984

D AgmonO S Better

PMID: 6465194

DOI: 10.1097/00000441-198407000-00010

Abstract

A patient with familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) associated with renal amyloidosis, presented with hyperkalemia and acidosis which were excessive to his moderate degree of azotemia. The cause of this abnormality was isolated hypoaldosteronism with otherwise normal adrenal function and ...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Aldosterone, (+-)-Isomer
Amyloidosis
Azotemia
Hypoaldosteronism
Prerenal Uremia Syndrome
Potassium
Renal Tubule Structure
Zona Glomerulosa
Adrenal Glands
Amyloid Nephropathy

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Addison's disease, also known as primary adrenal insufficiency and hypocortisolism, is a long-term endocrine disorder in which the adrenal glands do not produce enough steroid hormones. Discover the latest research on Addison's disease here.

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Paper Details
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  • References17
  • Citations5
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