Two Types of Autoimmune Addison's Disease Associated with Different Polyglandular Autoimmune (PGA) Syndromes

@article{Neufeld1981TwoTO,
  title={Two Types of Autoimmune Addison's Disease Associated with Different Polyglandular Autoimmune (PGA) Syndromes},
  author={M Neufeld and Noel Keith Maclaren and Robert M. Blizzard},
  journal={Medicine},
  year={1981},
  volume={60},
  pages={355-362}
}
A review of 295 patients with autoimmune Addison's disease which occurred as part of a polyglandular autoimmune syndrome is presented. Information of 41 cases was obtained from our clinics and from the examination of medical records, while 254 cases were culled from the literature. We report that autoimmune Addison's disease in association with other autoimmune diseases occurs in at least two distinct types. Addison's disease occurring in Type I polyglandular autoimmune disease (PGA) is… Expand
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