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hyperadrenocorticism

Definitions

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  • n. Cushing's syndrome

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  • n. a glandular disorder caused by excessive cortisol

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Examples

  • Myron, the male, became ill some years ago and lived fairly well with Cushing's disease, more accurately referred to as hyperadrenocorticism, the production of too much corticosteroids.

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  • I read about hyperadrenocorticism and feminizing testes and something called cryptorchidism, which applied to me.

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  • Common diseases that cause an increase in urine volume are diabetes, hyperadrenocorticism Cushing's disease, kidney dysfunction and liver dysfunction.

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