Adrenal insufficiency in two women with anticardiolipin antibodies

Ernesto N. Levy, Rosalind Ramsey‐Goldman, Leslie E. Kahl

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We describe 2 women with anticardiolipin antibodies and a lupus‐like disorder who developed acute adrenal insufficiency. We also review 5 similar cases reported previously. Anticardiolipin antibodies appear to be a risk factor for this vascular complication.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1842-1846
Number of pages5
JournalArthritis & Rheumatism
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 1990
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Rheumatology
  • Immunology
  • Pharmacology (medical)


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