June 4, 2012

Adrenal Insufficiency


pathologyCRHACTHDHEADHEA-ScortisolaldosteronereninNaK
adrenal glands
(primary)
highhighhighhighlow4lowhighlowhigh
Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adrenal_insufficiency

At Bertrand's doctors' appointments today, it was agreed that he likely has adrenal insufficiency.  He will be following up with an endocrinologist (again).  Labs will be rechecked, but as of last week, the values were consistent with the table above.  

Adrenal insufficiency is manageable.  Awareness is key.

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