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Rare presentation of shock and acute mesenteric ischaemia secondary to acute adrenal insufficiency in an 11-year-old male
Version of Record online: 12 SEP 2012
© 2012 The Authors. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health © 2012 Paediatrics and Child Health Division (Royal Australasian College of Physicians)
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health
Volume 49, Issue 6, pages 498–500, June 2013
How to Cite
Roldan-Martin, M. B., Rodriguez-Ogando, A., Sanchez-Galindo, A. C., Parente-Hernandez, A., Luengo-Herrero, V. and Sanchez-Sanchez, C. (2013), Rare presentation of shock and acute mesenteric ischaemia secondary to acute adrenal insufficiency in an 11-year-old male. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 49: 498–500. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1754.2012.02556.x
- Issue online: 3 JUN 2013
- Version of Record online: 12 SEP 2012
- Accepted for publication 30 November 2011.
- acute mesenteric ischaemia;
- adrenal insufficiency
An 11-year-old Caucasian male with history of abdominal pain, diarrhoea, fatigue, emesis and fever on the previous days presented with dehydratation, shock and acute mesenteric ischaemia. Final diagnosis of Addison's disease was made.