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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Addison's-Disease" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Addison's Disease
Addison’s disease (also Addison disease, chronic adrenal insufficiency, hypocortisolism, and hypoadrenalism) is a rare, chronic endocrine system disorder in which the adrenal glands do not produce sufficient steroid hormones (glucocorticoids and mineralocorticoids). It is characterised by a number of relatively nonspecific symptoms, such as abdominal pain and weakness, but under certain circumstances, these may progress to Addisonian crisis, a severe illness which may include very low blood pressure and coma. - See link

 

Addison's Disease in Spanish is Enfermedad de Addison
La enfermedad de Addison1 es una deficiencia hormonal causada por daño a la glándula adrenal lo que ocasiona una hipofunción o insuficiencia corticosuprarrenal primaria. - See link

 

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Definition of Addison's Disease in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
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