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Is addison disease contagious

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Can one die from addisons disease?

Can you die from addisons my husband is very weak and sleeps all thr time and has no appetite
 

What are skin side effects, contraindications and treatments for someone with addison's disease?

What are skin side effects, contraindications and treatments for all for someone with addison's disease? ...
 

Taking tricor for Addison's disease. Will tricor have an impact on joints?

I have addisons disease, probably all my life, but was disgnosed 2 years ago. Taking Tricor in varying dosages. Now I've got hip problems (as a result of the medication?) Do I have any options to other ...
 

Have chronic nutropenia. Sister and brother diagnosed with addison's disease. Are the conditions related?

Hello, I have chronic nutropenia, my brother died from addisons desease, an now my sisters son has been diognosed with addisons desease , ae these conditions related?
 

What causes colorless bumps on arms when suffering from addison's disease?

i asked a question last night and you guys made me register without offering an answer yet. i have addison s disease. for the last 3 nights i have been developing colorless, non itchy bumps under my skin on both arms. they feel like something...
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What is addison's disease. What are the treatment available?

Hello , I would love to know a couple things about the Addison s Disease because i m from a country where the doctors often do not know any better than the patients .. The most important question would be about the treatment of the disease .The...
 

Addisons Disease ,please suggest me

I have been having some troubling issues tonight. My doctor thinks I may have adrenal exhaustion.. and I have all the symptoms but tonight it seems to have gotten worse. I am still very functionable but cannot sleep. have a headache. starting to...
 

Rashes spreading from the arm to shoulder. No pain. Is it Addison's disease?

Hi...my name is Betsy. About...I want to say...5 years ago...I developed this odd rash on the inside of my upper arm...close to my underarm . It happened while I was at the beach. It went away...and I don t know if its linked or not...but I...
 

Addisons disease, thyroid problems, losing weight, tiredness. Suggestions?

I have Addision`s Disease plus a bad thryoid and was diagnosed in 1973 in saying this i have had a sudden weight loss i used to weigh between 180lbs to 200 I was like that for many years now iam down to 150 lbs this happened in nine weeks this...
 

Can i have scuba diving in addisons disease & hypothyroidism?

for these conditions i take cortisone acetate, florinef, & eltroxin. i m in excellant physical condition otherwise. is it ok for me to take classes in scuba diving? thank you - marie
 

Suffering from addisons disease, gastric reflux. Had lansoprazole. How this can be resolved?

I have addisons disease for over 20 years and for a few months I have had gastric reflux and I am on 60mg of lansoprazole from my gp. He has said that if my symptoms persist (they have been very severe ...
 

Severe hot flashes. History of Addisons disease, adanoma in pitutary gland. Help

Hi, I am 53 yr old female, I work 11 to 7 night shift, I hade Addisons Disease, also a micro adanoma on my Pitutary gland, rightr now for the last few nioghts I have been so hot, I feel really sick ...
 

Have boils on the groin. Have diabetes and addisons disease. No medication now. What to do?

Hi my son has diabetes and addisons disease. Recently he has started getting big painful boils on his groin. His doctor tested them and the resullts were strep b. Those boils went away and now he has ...
 

Addisons disease, diabetes. Taking hydrocortisone. Taken MRI of pituitary gland. Visit endocrinologist?

Hello. I am at my wits end! My son is 22 years old. A student at University of Pittsburgh, Johnstown. He was diagnosed with Addisons disease a year and a half ago. I need a good endocrinologist who ...
 

Will qsymia helps to reduce weight when suffering from Addison’s disease?

I have Addison s disease with every thyroid disease known but I can t keep my weight down or energy at a level I can live with. I struggle every day to present myself to the public and now I ve had enough.... Will Qsymia help me? At this point I...
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What are ALL the different causes of orthostatic hypotension? I know dehydration is a big one but what else?
Hi, other causes of hypotension are diseases like addisons disease, diabetes, pheochromocytoma, side effects of drugs like antidepresants, monoamineoxidase inhibitors, Vitamin B12 deficiency. Symptoms of hypotension are dizziness,nausea, headache,blurred vision. Regards
 
Hi docter i have skin problem of black skin in neck
Hi, Thanks for writing to us. Black pigmentation over neck could be due to allergy, eczema, acanthosis nigricans, addison's disease, obesity, diabetes etc. The pigmentation can only be treated once underlying cause can be detected. For the same either you may contact a dermatologist nearby or use premium features of this website. in the interim, use nexret/ retino/ supatret cream in night. regards
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