adrenal antibodies

adrenal antibodies

See Anti-adrenal antibodies.
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Prevalence in TS (% of Autoimmunity diagnosed cases) Author, year (ref.) Hashimoto's thyroiditis 30-60 Elsheikh et al., 2001 [10] Celiac disease 2.7-17 Bakalov and Gutin, 2012 [9] Mortensen et al., 2009 [12] IBD 4 Bakalov and Gutin, 2012 [9] Type 1 diabetes mellitus 0.9-4 Bakalov and Gutin, 2012 [9] Mortensen et al., 2009 [12] Psoriasis 3.1 Bakalov and Gutin, 2012 [9] Graves' disease 0.7-2.7 Elsheikh et al., 2001 [10] Valenzise et al., 2014 [11] Adrenal antibodies 1-2 Hamza et al., 2013 [8] Mortensen et al., 2009 [12] JRA and RA 0.9 Bakalov and Gutin, 2012 [9] Ankylosing spondylitis 0.4 Bakalov and Gutin, 2012 [9] IBD: inflammatory bowel disease; JRA: juvenile rheumatoid arthritis; RA: rheumatoid arthritis.
An autoimmune origin of Adission's disease was excluded by negative adrenal antibodies. Tuberculosis as a cause of adrenal failure was excluded due to the presence of atrophic adrenal glands and absent adrenal calcification on abdominal computed tomography (CT) and negative tuberculin skin test.