AddisonÃ¢ÂÂs Disease as Presenting Symptom of Infection with M. tuberculosisvan de Wetering D1*, Van Vonderen MGA1, Al Moujahid A2, Pasma H3 and de Heide LJM1
- *Corresponding Author:
- van de Wetering D
Department of Internal Medicine
Medical Center Leeuwarden, Netherlands
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: April 16, 2014; Accepted Date: May 30, 2014; Published Date: June 06, 2014
Citation: van de Wetering D, Van Vonderen MGA, Al Moujahid A, Pasma H, de Heide LJM (2014) Addison’s Disease as Presenting Symptom of Infection with M. tuberculosis. Clin Microbial 3: 152. doi:10.4172/2327-5073.1000152
Copyright: © 2014 van de Wetering D, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Addison’s disease due to primary isolated bilateral tuberculous adrenalitis is a very rare clinical entity. Here we describe a patient whose only manifestation of TB-infection was adrenal insufficiency.