What is the role of dehydroepiandrosterone in the treatment of pediatric adrenal insufficiency (Addison disease)?

Updated: Dec 07, 2018
  • Author: Kimberly Tafuri, DO; Chief Editor: Sasigarn A Bowden, MD  more...
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Supplementation of patients with primary adrenal insufficiency with dehydroepiandrosterone has not proven to be beneficial. [53, 54]


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