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April 2016

Adrenal Insufficiency
Society for Endocrinology information leaflet on adrenal insufficiency

This information leaflet produced by the Society for Endocrinology provides an introduction to the causes and symptoms of adrenal insufficiency and the tests used to diagnose this condition.
Please also see surgical guidelines (2005) developed by the Clinical Advisory Panel of the Addison's Disease Self Help Group (ADSHG).

October 2011

Society for Endocrinology information sheet on Primary Hyperparathyroidism

This information leaflet produced by the Society for Endocrinology’s Bone and Mineral Special Interest Group provides information on diagnosis and treatment of this condition.