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ID DOID:9931
Name Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome
Definition An adrenal gland disease that is characterized by failure of the adrenal gland due to bleeding into the gland.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waterhouse-Friderichsen_syndrome, http://www2.merriam-webster.com/cgi-bin/mwmednlm?book=Medical&va=waterhouse
Xrefs

GARD:9449

MESH:D014884

NCI:C85225

UMLS_CUI:C0043068

Alternateids

DOID:12613

Subsets

gram-negative_bacterial_infectious_disease

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Synonyms

Meningococcal hemorrhagic adrenalitis [EXACT]

Parent Relationships

is_a adrenal gland disease

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