Can diarrhea be part of the clinical presentation of adrenal insufficiency?

Bottom line:  Diarrhea is observed as a clinical feature in primary adrenal insufficiency.

Summary Clinical features of adrenal insufficiency.  In:  Williams Textbook of Endocrinology [MDConsult]
Table 15-18 summarizes frequency of clinical findings.  Diarrhea is part of presentation 16% of the time.


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