[Addison's disease: forms of presentation in paediatrics].


Addison's disease or primary adrenal insufficiency is a rare disease in children. The signs and symptoms at diagnosis are frequently non-specific and insidious. Since adrenal crisis represents an emergency, it is important to be aware and to have a high degree of suspicion of the disorder in order to achieve an early diagnosis and treatment. We present a… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.anpedi.2012.10.016


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