Mnemonics – Autoimmune Polyendocrine Syndromes type 1 and 2

Remember AUTOIMMUNE POLYENDOCRINE SYNDROMES using the mnemonics

Type 1 AUTOIMMUNE POLYENDOCRINE SYNDROME or Blizzard’s Syndrome

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  • Addison’s disease
  • HypoParathyroidism
  • Chronic mucocutaneous Candidiasis

Type 2 AUTOIMMUNE POLYENDOCRINE SYNDROME or Schmidt’s syndrome

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  • Addison’s disease
  • Insulin dependent diabetes mellitus
  • Thyroid disease

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