Medical Dictionary: Adrenal failure


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Adrenal failure: Another name for Adrenal insufficiency.
Adrenal failure (condition): Reduced output of the adrenal gland
Adrenal failure (condition): Adrenal insufficiency is a failure by the adrenal gland to output enough hormones. Severe or chronic cases, see Addison's disease, which is a common cause of adrenal failure. Adrenal gland failure may cause an Addisonian crisis.

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