Patient Education: Cushing's Syndrome

In addition to describing the signs and symptoms of Cushing's syndrome, this site also provides a general treatment plan and what physicians can do for specific problems associated with Cushing's syndrome, such as pituitary adenomas and adrenal tumors.

Cushing’s Syndrome

Developed by the National Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases Information Service, this guide describes the signs and symptoms of Cushing’s syndrome, including a differentiation of symptoms vary between males and females. The site explains other disorders for which Cushing’s syndrome can be mistaken, briefly and provides clarification on the specific problems that pinpoint a Cushing’s diagnosis. A general treatment plan, as well as what can be done for specific problems associated with Cushing’s, such as pituitary adenomas and adrenal tumors, is also explained here.

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