[Adrenomyeloneuropathy, a rare cause of primary adrenal cortex insufficiency].

Inherited via the X chromosome, adrenomyeloneuropathy is a rare cause of primary adrenocortical insufficiency. Neurological signs are of central and peripheral demyelinization, while endocrinologically it is characterized by Addison's disease and primary testicular insufficiency. In two patients with this condition the metabolic defect in the breakdown of… CONTINUE READING