Familial glucocorticoid deficiency
Familial glucocorticoid deficiency (FGD) is a group of primary adrenal insufficiencies characterized clinically by neonatal hyperpigmentation hypoglycemia failure to thrive and recurrent infections and biochemically by glucocorticoid deficiency without mineralocorticoid deficiency.
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Adrenal Insufficiency United
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