Addison's Disease causesAddison's Disease
Addison's disease occurs when the adrenal cortex is damaged and the adrenal glands do not produce enough steroid hormones called cortisol and aldosterone. Cortisol regulates the body's reaction to stressful situations. Aldosterone
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