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- n. a glandular disorder caused by excessive ACTH resulting in greater than normal functioning of the adrenal gland; characterized by obesity
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Perhaps this is hyperadrenalism from career stress, and the high cholesterol which raises to protect the body is sometimes not good enough to prevent the event.
seratonin syndrome hyperadrenalism seizures associated with vasovagal syncope and other types of dysautonomia