/huy'poh euh dreen"l iz'euhm, -euh dren"-/, n.
underactivity of the adrenal gland, as in Addison's disease. Also, hypoadrenia /huy"poh euh dree"nee euh/.

* * *

Universalium. 2010.

Игры ⚽ Поможем сделать НИР

Look at other dictionaries:

  • hypoadrenalism — Reduced adrenocortical function. * * * hy·po·adren·al·ism ə dren əl .iz əm n abnormally decreased activity of the adrenal glands specif HYPOADRENOCORTICISM * * * hy·po·adren·a·lism (hi″po ə dreґnəl iz əm) adrenal… …   Medical dictionary

  • hypoadrenalism — n. adrenalin deficiency …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypoadrenalism — hy·po·adre·nal·ism …   English syllables

  • hypoadrenalism — noun a glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin • Syn: ↑Addison s disease, ↑Addison s syndrome, ↑hypoadrenocorticism • Hypernyms: ↑glandular… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Addison's disease — Classification and external resources ICD 10 E27.1 E27.2 ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

  • List of diseases (H) — A list of diseases in the English wikipedia.DiseasesTOC HaHag Ham* Hageman factor deficiency * Hagemoser Weinstein Bresnick syndrome * Hailey Hailey disease * Hair defect with photosensitivity and mental retardation * Hairy cell leukemia * Hairy… …   Wikipedia

  • Adrenal insufficiency — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = Adrenal gland DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|E|27|1|e|20 ICD10|E|27|4|e|20 ICD9 = ICD9|255.4 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = emerg eMedicineTopic = 16 MeshID = D000309 Adrenal insufficiency is a… …   Wikipedia

  • Congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 3 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase deficiency — Classification and external resources Cortisol ICD 10 E …   Wikipedia

  • Insulin tolerance test — An insulin tolerance test (ITT) is a medical diagnostic procedure during which insulin is injected into a patient s vein to assess pituitary function, adrenal function, and sometimes for other purposes. An ITT is usually ordered and interpreted… …   Wikipedia

  • Autoimmune hypophysitis — is defined as below normal production of one or more hormones by the pituitary gland due to autoimmunity. The pituitary produces multiple hormones relating to various metabolic functions. Sufficiently low production of certain pituitary hormones… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”