Schmidt's Syndrome?


Schmidt's Syndrome is an autoimmune disease that causes adrenal insufficiency. The disease also causes an under-active thyroid and diabetes mellitus. It can also cause a person to mature very slowly.
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Question: What is Schmidt’s syndrome? Answer: A type II polyglandular autoimmune disease involving Addison’s disease and IDDM, with or without lymphocytic thyroiditis.
Schmidt's Syndrome involves the nilateral paralysis of a vocal cord, the velum palati, trapezius, and sternocleidomastoid.
shmit sin'drōm 1. Unilateral paralysis of a vocal cord, the soft palate, trapezius, and sternocleidomastoid. 2. The association of primary hypothyroidism, primary adrenocortical
Schmidt’s syndrome tends to run in families. Among immediate family members it’s not unusual to find more than one person who is affected. The HLA D3, HLA D4 and HLA A1
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