Primary antiphospholipid antibody syndrome presenting with adrenal insufficiency in a child: case report and review of literature.

@article{Bhakhri2011PrimaryAA,
  title={Primary antiphospholipid antibody syndrome presenting with adrenal insufficiency in a child: case report and review of literature.},
  author={Bhanu kiran Bhakhri and Satyendra Katewa and Rachna Sharma and S Mahajan},
  journal={Lupus},
  year={2011},
  volume={20 11},
  pages={1203-8}
}
A 7-year-old boy presented with adrenal insufficiency. He subsequently developed venous thrombosis in the limbs and was diagnosed with primary antiphospholipid syndrome (PAPS) based on clinical and laboratory parameters. Both adrenals were normal on imaging. He required thrombolysis and anticoagulation. The progressive course of PAPS was controlled with… CONTINUE READING