1) dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-S, DHEA-SO4) — androgenic steroid hormone that is synthesized by the adrenal cortex. It is used by the body to produce testosterone and…

The adrenal glands — small paired organs located, as the name implies, above the upper pole of the kidneys. The main objective of the adrenal glands — production…

Acute adrenal failure (addisonichesky crisis) — An acute serious condition that occurs as a result of a sharp reduction or elimination of the production of hormones by the…

Chronic adrenal insufficiency — a disease that occurs when reducing the production of hormones by the adrenal cortex. Allocate: primary adrenal insufficiency (disease Addison's disease). The disease is…