hrp0095p2-18 | Adrenals and HPA Axis | ESPE2022
Gil Poch Estela
, Javier Arroyo Díez Francisco
Introduction: Bilateral adrenal hemorrhage is a rare pathology, contrary to what happens with unilateral ones. It is more common in newborns and associated with situations of perinatal hypoxia, sepsis, traumatic births, or coagulation abnormalities. The classic triad includes jaundice, anemia, and a flank mass, which can lead to severe shock. Extensive bilateral hemorrhage is required to produce a situation of adrenal insufficiency. The diagnosis is made by im...