Adrenal insufficiency after recurrent post-partum thyroiditis (post-partum Schmidt syndrome): a case report.

Abstract

Polyglandular autoimmune syndrome (PGAS) type 2 (Schmidt syndrome) is characterized by the association of primary adrenocortical insufficiency with autoimmune thyroid disease, and/or insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM). In this report we describe the occurrence of two episodes of post-partum thyroiditis (PPT) after a first and second pregnancy as… (More)

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@article{Mehta1998AdrenalIA, title={Adrenal insufficiency after recurrent post-partum thyroiditis (post-partum Schmidt syndrome): a case report.}, author={Hijab Mehta and Klaus Badenhoop and Paul G. Walfish}, journal={Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association}, year={1998}, volume={8 3}, pages={269-72} }