There are several causes of Addison’s disease that primarily affect the adrenal glands’ ability to produce the hormone cortisol. Learn the different endocrine conditions that can cause Addison’s disease.
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Addison's Disease - An insidious, usually progressive disease resulting from adrenocortical hypofunction. Etiology and Incidence: About of cases of Addison's disease in the USA are due to idiopathic atrophy of the adrenal cortex, probably caused by a
Adrenal Gland Histology Adrenal Cortex -- the outer, firm layer comprising the larger part of the adrenal gland; it secretes many steroid hormones including mineralocorticoids, glucocorticoids, androgens, 17-ketosteroids, and progestins. Adrenal medulla: The inner portion of adrenal gland. (The outer portion is the adrenal cortex). The adrenal medulla makes epinephrine (adrenaline) and norepinephrine (noradrenaline).