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A 54-year-old male asked:

diagnosis of adrenal insufficiency and hypothyroidism. prescribed medication. could this have caused a seizure and/or syncope previously?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Need more info: Multiple endocrine deficiencies could have caused syncope and seizure. With two glads to be under-active, it is imperative that a pituitary lesion be excluded. If you have not done so, you should consult an endocrinologist.

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