• Addison
  • Other methods/exam to ascertain if an individual has autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type 2 are: CT scan MRI Ultrasound Management of autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type 2 consists of the following: Cyclosporin A Isohormonal therapy Glucocorticoids Thyroid-stimulating hormone Dietary guidelines(depending if diabetic/Addison d. (wikipedia.org)
  • cancer
  • Methods: In a population-based case-control study in New Hampshire, USA, we compared use of glucocorticoids in 824 bladder cancer cases and in 1119 controls conducted in two study phases (i.e., diagnostic periods). (aacrjournals.org)
  • Conclusion: Our initial results raise the possibility of an increased risk of bladder cancer associated with prolonged oral glucocorticoid use. (aacrjournals.org)
  • New in the Literature: Glucocorticoid Therapy and Exercise Adherence (Support Care Cancer. (apta.org)
  • adverse
  • Use of these methods to determine early initiation of glucocorticoid therapy before temporal artery biopsy or deferral until after biopsy may help reduce both vascular complications of GCA and adverse effects of corticosteroids. (ebscohost.com)
  • given
  • All concomitant treatments, including antibiotics, fluids, vasopressors and ancillary therapies will be given at the discretion of the primary care physician. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • disease
  • Additionally, we computed odds ratios associated with oral glucocorticoid use according to disease stage, grade and TP53 status. (aacrjournals.org)
  • When sub-grouped by severity of disease, the association with oral glucocorticoid use was stronger for invasive tumors and tumors with high (3+) p53 staining intensity. (aacrjournals.org)
  • function
  • For those on chronic therapy, alternate-day dosing may preserve adrenal function and thereby reduce side effects. (wikipedia.org)
  • With prolonged suppression, the adrenal glands atrophy (physically shrink), and can take months to recover full function after discontinuation of the exogenous glucocorticoid. (wikipedia.org)
  • response
  • Retief, 1964), but the only ones related to drug therapy are the well established response to haematinics (Burkett et al. (bmj.com)
  • oral
  • We used unconditional logistic regression analysis to compute adjusted odds ratios associated with oral and inhaled glucocorticoid use for one month or longer, total duration of use, and reason for use. (aacrjournals.org)
  • bone
  • The percentage changes in lumbar spine bone mineral density (BMD) after 6 months of the therapy were −10.5% ± 0.8% in the alfacalcidol group, but only −2.1% ± 1.2% in the combined group. (jrheum.org)
  • blood
  • While glucocorticoids potently stabilize the blood brain barrier in neoplastic and inflammatory central nervous system disorders, they are however ineffective in other diseases of the CNS affecting BBB integrity. (innovations-report.com)