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Addison's Disease

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Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Pituitary Melanoma Metastasis
  • Journal: Frontiers in endocrinology
  • Treatment Used: Dabrafenib-Trametinib Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a patient with a rare pituitary melanoma metastasis that was treated using dabrafenib-trametinib therapy.
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  • Condition: Adrenal Insufficiency (AI) under COVID-19 Pandemic Conditions
  • Journal: Experimental and clinical endocrinology & diabetes : official journal, German Society of Endocrinology [and] German Diabetes Association
  • Treatment Used: Therapeutic Patient Education
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This article discusses therapeutic patient education for patients with adrenal insufficiency (AI) during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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  • Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Journal: Lancet (London, England)
  • Treatment Used: Continuing vs. Tapering Glucocorticoids after Achievement of Low Disease Activity or Remission
  • Number of Patients: 318
  • Published —
This study investigated tapering oral glucocorticoids compared with continuing low-dose oral glucocorticoids in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
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Study
  • Condition: Granulomatous Hypophysitis
  • Journal: Frontiers in endocrinology
  • Treatment Used: Infliximab
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case reported on a patient with granulomatous hypophysitis and Crohn's disease treated with infliximab.
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  • Condition: Adrenal Gland Metastases
  • Journal: BMC cancer
  • Treatment Used: Low-Dose Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
  • Number of Patients: 31
  • Published —
This study evaluated the effect of low-dose stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) in patients with adrenal metastases.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Adrenal Insufficiency During COVID-19 Crisis
  • Journal: European journal of endocrinology
  • Treatment Used: Hydrocortisone
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This article discusses the management of adrenal insufficiency during the COVID-19 crisis.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Coronary Spastic Angina (CSA) Induced by Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Journal: Internal medicine (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Treatment Used: Dexamethasone
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a patient who developed coronary spastic angina (CSA) while undergoing corticosteroid replacement therapy for primary adrenal insufficiency.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Thrombocytopenia, Anasarca, Fever, Reticulin Fibrosis/Renal Failure, and Organomegaly (TAFRO) Syndrome with Bilateral Adrenal Hemorrhage
  • Journal: The American journal of case reports
  • Treatment Used: Chemotherapy
  • Number of Patients: 2
  • Published —
The study researched the outcomes of two cases of thrombocytopenia, anasarca, fever, reticulin fibrosis/renal failure, and organomegaly (TAFRO) syndrome with bilateral adrenal hemorrhage.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Nonpituitary Brain Tumors
  • Journal: Problemy endokrinologii
  • Treatment Used: Radiation Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 31
  • Published —
The study researched the safety and outcomes of radiation therapy in patients with nonpituitary brain tumors in childhood.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Familial Mediterranean Fever
  • Journal: The American journal of case reports
  • Treatment Used: Physiological Glucocorticoids
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This case report describes a Japanese patient with familial Mediterranean fever and adrenocorticotropic hormone deficiency who was non-compliant with hydrocortisone replacement therapy.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Advanced gastric/gastroesophageal junction cancer
  • Journal: European journal of cancer (Oxford, England : 1990)
  • Treatment Used: Pembrolizumab in combination with S-1 plus oxaliplatin
  • Number of Patients: 54
  • Published —
The study researched the safety and effectiveness of pembrolizumab in combination with S-1 plus oxaliplatin for patients with advanced gastric/gastroesophageal junction cancer.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Lysosomal acid lipase deficiency
  • Journal: Orphanet journal of rare diseases
  • Treatment Used: Enzyme replacement therapy
  • Number of Patients: 2
  • Published —
The study researched the effects of enzyme replacement therapy for lysosomal acid lipase deficiency.