adrenal tuberculosis

adrenal tuberculosis

(1) Tuberculosis of the adrenal gland or adrenal tuberculosis.
(2) An obsolete term for Addison’s disease, as tuberculosis was a common cause thereof.
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Most cases of adrenal tuberculosis are found 10 to 15 years after the initial infection, and bilateral adrenal calcification is the most common radiologic feature.