There are several causes of Addison’s disease that primarily affect the adrenal glands’ ability to produce the hormone cortisol. Learn the different endocrine conditions that can cause Addison’s disease.
Pheochromocytomas are catecholamine producing tumors most often located in the adrenal medulla. Patients may present with hypertension, headache, palpitations, & hyperhidrosis that may be misdiagnosed as anxiety.
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Adrenal Gland Histology Adrenal Cortex -- the outer, firm layer comprising the larger part of the adrenal gland; it secretes many steroid hormones including mineralocorticoids, glucocorticoids, androgens, 17-ketosteroids, and progestins. Adrenal medulla: The inner portion of adrenal gland. (The outer portion is the adrenal cortex). The adrenal medulla makes epinephrine (adrenaline) and norepinephrine (noradrenaline).