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1

decreased cortisol
hypoadrenia
low blood pressure
hyperpigmentation d/t XS ACTH -> increased MSH
fatigue

addison's

2

XS aldosterone (zona glomerulosa)
hypertension
water retention

conn's

3

XS cortisol (z fasciculata)
hyperadrenia
moon face
buffalo hump
purple striae
central obesity

cushings

4

hyperplasia of thyroid cells due to lack of iodine

goiter

5

hyperthyroidism, causes exophthalmoses (bulging eyes) heat intolerance
weight loss
rapid heart rate
hair loss

graves dz

6

autoimmune cause of hypothyroid

hashimoto

7

hypothyroidism
cretinism in the child
cold intolerance
weight gain
slower heart rate
loss of lateral 1/3 eyebrows
slow mental faculties

myxedema