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Adrenal Gland Disorders

This category comprises disorders of the adrenal glands involving dysfunction of adrenocortical hormone production and/or inadequate production of chemicals needed for stress.

Addison’s Disease (Primary)

What Is Primary Addison’s Disease? Addison’s disease is an autoimmune destruction of the adrenal glands by autoantibodies that target the adrenal cortex, or outer part of these glands, and is characterized by a slow progressive failure of the adrenal glands ...

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