hyperadrenocorticism


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Noun1.hyperadrenocorticism - a glandular disorder caused by excessive cortisol
adenosis, gland disease, glandular disease, glandular disorder - a disorder of the glands of the body
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If iatrogenic hyperadrenocorticism does occur, it's also usually managed by gradual withdrawal of the corticosteroid.
Survival time was calculated from the month of pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism (PDH) diagnosis to the day of death or the end of the study period.
1981): Pulmonary artery thrombosis in three dogs with hyperadrenocorticism.
Used to distinguish pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism from adrenal-dependent hyperadrenocorticism.
One of these conditions is called hyperadrenocorticism or Cushing's disease and the symptoms of this include:
It was then determined that Cody was suffering from Cushing's Syndrome, also known as canine hyperadrenocorticism (HAC).
The disease, also known as hyperadrenocorticism, in the natural state involves excessive production by the adrenal glands.
Slow moving bile, which can also be a risk factor associated with hypothyroidism, diabetes mellitus and hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing's disease).
Eligible contenders contested for the awards and amongst stiff competition the IYSA' 2014 was bagged to Dr M Sandhya Bhawani from Madras Veterinary College for her research work entitled 'Clinico-pathological evaluation of Hyperadrenocorticism in dogs' under guidance of Dr P S Thirunavakkarasu, currently Professor and Head, Department of Clinics, TANUVAS.
For example, hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing's Disease) occurs when the dog's adrenal glands produce too much Cortisol.
prednisolone and dexamethasone) is commonly effective for controlling urticaria occuring as a result of atopy, indeed they may cause serious side effects such as laminitis, steroid induced hepatopathy and iatrogenic hyperadrenocorticism [4, 14].
The company said that since the launch of Vetoryl - a treatment for canine hyperadrenocorticism - US revenues to date from the product stand at pounds 1.