Adrenal suppression secondary to exogenous glucocorticoid guidance for children on long term steroid therapy

Cortisol production is controlled by the pituitary gland (a small, pea-sized gland just below the brain). The pituitary gland produces a regulating hormone called adrenocorticotrophic hormone . Diseases of the adrenal gland or the pituitary can cause steroid hormone deficiency. Find out more about Addison’s disease and adrenal insufficiency and and how they are […]

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