hrp0082p3-d2-638 | Adrenals & HP Axis (1) | ESPE2014

Addison Disease and Atrophic Gastritis: High Persistent ACTH Levels Although an Adequate Treatment

Prinzi Eugenia , Serraino Francesca , Maggio Maria Cristina , Corsello Giovanni

Background: Primary AddisonÂ’s disease (AD) is a rare endocrine condition, with reduced or absent secretion of adrenal hormones. Steroid replacement therapy normalizes endocrine assess and the quality of life. More than a half of patients display additional autoimmune conditions, which represent a considerable clinical concern.Objective and hypotheses: Antiparietal cells antibodies (APC-Ab) are commonly found in patients with autoimmune AddisonÂ’...