hypoadrenia

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hypoadrenia

[‚hī·pō·ə′drē·nē·ə]
(medicine)
Reduced functioning of the adrenal glands. Also known as hypoadrenalism.
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But I would ask what the added benefit of calling it adrenal exhaustion is?
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As practitioners, we need to understand Selye's model to be able to prevent stress adaptation from becoming adrenal exhaustion.