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ea0031p96 | Clinical practice/governance and case reports | SFEBES2013

Simultaneous presentation of Graves’ thyrotoxicosis and Addison’s disease presenting as incipient adrenal crisis

Ganguri Murali , Abbas Jahangir , Zhyzhneuskaya S , Nag Sath

Introduction: Graves’ thyrotoxicosis and Addison’s disease are disorders with a strong auto-immune basis. Primary hypothyroidism and Addison’s disease are recognised components of polyglandular autoimmune syndrome type II (PGA-II). Despite its autoimmune etiology, Graves disease is not commonly associated with PGA-II. We present a case of a patient with newly diagnosed Graves’ disease presenting in incipient adrenal crisis due to unrecognized Addison’s...