ea0049gp20 | Adrenal 2 | ECE2017
, Ekman Bertil
, Zhang Pinggao
, Zelissen Pierre
, Murray Robert D
Introduction: If untreated, adrenal insufficiency (AI) leads to premature death. Hospital record data suggest mortality associated with primary (PAI) and secondary AI (SAI) to be 23-fold higher than in the general population. Major causes of death include cardiovascular disease, Addisonian crises, brain tumours and infections; however, there is little further characterization of patients who died.Design: We analysed real-world data from the Europea...