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Definition of the noun addison's disease
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- a glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin
Alternative definition of the noun addison's disease
- [disease] a disorder in which the adrenal glands fail to produce a sufficient quantity of steroids, causing a brownish discoloration of the skin.
- synonym: chronic adrenal insufficiency
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