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Adrenal gland symptoms

Adrenal gland symptoms: Introduction

Further information about Adrenal gland symptoms is below, or review more specific information about these types of Adrenal gland symptoms: adrenal adenoma, adrenal carcinoma, Adrenogenital syndrome, Pheochromocytoma, Increased adrenalin level, Increased noradrenalin level, High adrenal autoantibodies or other types.

There are several conditions that damage the adrenal glands and lead to various symptoms. All adrenal gland symptoms are serious and require prompt professional medical advice....more »

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Causes of Adrenal gland symptoms:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Adrenal gland symptoms. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Adrenal gland symptoms

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Causes of Types of Adrenal gland symptoms:

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Adrenal gland symptoms: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Adrenal gland symptoms, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Adrenal gland symptoms Treatments

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Stories from Users for Adrenal gland symptoms

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Message Boards for Adrenal gland symptoms

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Diagnostic tests for Adrenal gland symptoms:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Adrenal gland symptoms. Some of these are listed below :

  • General appearance
    • Looking for truncal obesity, moon face, acne, buffalo hump, thin legs
    • Looking for bruising of Cushing's syndrome
    • Looking for increased pigmentation of Cushing's syndrome, Addison's disease or adrenal cancer
    • Looking for vitiligo (localized depigmentation) of Addison's disease
    • Looking for signs of virilisation in female and enlargement of breasts in male ( may be due to adrenal cancer)
  • more tests...»

Adrenal gland symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Adrenal gland symptoms may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Adrenal gland symptoms

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Adrenal gland symptoms. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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Adrenal gland symptoms: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Adrenal gland symptoms

Adrenal gland disorder difficult to correctly diagnose: Addison's disease, a disorder of the adrenal glands, causes a variety of symptoms, and is more »

Cushing's disease can be mistaken for depression: Cushing's disease (or similarly Cushing's syndrome) is a possible misdiagnosis for a person diagnosed with depression. It is an endocrine disorder with many depressive-like characteristics, but also more »

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Adrenal gland symptoms: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Adrenal gland symptoms

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Adrenal gland symptoms: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Adrenal gland symptoms:

The list of organs typically affected by Adrenal gland symptoms may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Adrenal gland symptoms

The list below shows some of the causes of Adrenal gland symptoms mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Adrenal gland symptoms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Adrenal gland symptoms. Of the 57 causes of Adrenal gland symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 53 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Adrenal gland symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Adrenal gland symptoms' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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  • Hyperadrenalism ... increased noradrenalin level, increased adrenalin level









Conditions listing medical complications: Adrenal gland symptoms:

The following list of medical conditions have Adrenal gland symptoms or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.










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Causes of Adrenal gland symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Adrenal gland symptoms based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Adrenal gland symptoms?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Adrenal gland symptoms, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Adrenal gland symptoms:

    Subtypes of Adrenal gland symptoms:

    Adrenal adenoma (16 causes), Adrenal carcinoma (15 causes), Adrenogenital syndrome (1 cause), Pheochromocytoma (15 causes), Increased adrenalin level (7 causes), Increased noradrenalin level (7 causes), High adrenal autoantibodies (4 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Adrenal gland symptoms:

    Endocrine symptoms (217 causes)

    Symptoms related to Adrenal gland symptoms:

    Adrenal disorders, Addison's disease, Fight or flight response, Hypertension (398 causes), Water and electrolyte balance

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