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Causes of Addisonian crisis

List of causes of Addisonian crisis

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Addisonian crisis) that could possibly cause Addisonian crisis includes:

  • Addison's disease - undiagnosed Addison's may present as an Addisonian crisis.
  • Non-compliance with medication

Addisonian crisis: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Addisonian crisis, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Addisonian crisis:

  • Adrenal gland disorders
  • Addison's disease (chronic adrenal ins)
  • Adrenal insufficiency
  • Acute
  • Adrenal insuff/second/hypopituitarism
  • Adrenal cortex atrophy
  • Idiopathic
  • Adrenal destruction/infiltration
  • Pituitary lesions
  • Pituitary/adrenal axis suppression
  • Adrenal cortex disorder
  • Aminoglutethimide (Cytadren) Administration/Toxicity
  • Corticosteroid withdrawal

Addisonian crisis: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Addisonian crisis: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Addisonian crisis as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Addisonian crisis as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Addisonian crisis. Our database lists the following as having Addisonian crisis as a complication of that condition:

Related information on causes of Addisonian crisis:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Addisonian crisis may be found in:


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