Autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type I - A case report


Cinaz P., Bideci A., Haznedaroglu A., Ezgu F., Agaoglu O., Kursaklioglu S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.39, no.2, pp.271-275, 1997 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.271-275

Abstract

Autoimmune polyglandular syndrome (APS) type I is a disorder that consists of three primary diseases: hypoparathyroidism (HPT), adrenocortical insufficiency (ACI) and chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis. Several other disorders may be associated. the diagnosis of APS type I was made in a 16-year-old patient with HPT, Hashimato's thyroiditis and ACI in our department. She has been observed for more than four years for other possible endocrine and non-endocrine disorders.