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Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome

Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome: Introduction

Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome: A group of rare genetic disorders characterized by the malfunction of more than one endocrine gland resulting in impaired hormone production. The gland malfunction results from autoimmune damage to the tissue. There are four subtypes of the disorder. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome

Treatments for Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome

  • Treatment depends on which endocrine gland is affected:
  • Pancreatic dysfunction will require insulin
  • Adrenal dysfunction will require cortisol
  • Thyroid hormone dysfunction will require thyroid hormone replacement
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome

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  1. Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis

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