Adrenal Tumor

Tumors in the adrenal glands, usually noncancerous, that may produce excess adrenal hormones. AGE-GENDER-GENETICS-LIFESTYLE – Risk factors depend on the type Tumors of the adrenal glands are rare, and in…

Hyperaldosteronism Symptoms

Changes in body chemistry caused by an excess of the hormone aldosterone. AGE – More common over age 30 GENDER – More common in females GENETICS – LIFESTYLE – Not…

Addison’s Disease

Insufficient levels of corticosteroid hormones in the blood, causing changes in body chemistry. GENDER – Twice as common in females GENETICS – Sometimes runs in families AGE-LIFESTYLE – Not significant…