What are the goals of treating adrenal insufficiency and crisis?

Updated: Oct 11, 2018
  • Author: Kevin M Klauer, DO, EJD, FACEP; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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One of the goals in treating adrenal insufficiency is glucocorticoid replacement. [17] Electrolyte and metabolic abnormalities, as well as hypovolemia, must also be corrected. In addition, address the event precipitating abrupt decompensation.


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