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Research & Reviews  349 results

Abnormal body composition in patients with adrenal adenomas.
https://doi.org/10.1530/EJE-21-0458
European Journal of Endocrinology; Delivanis D, Hurtado Andrade MD et. al.

Aug 19th, 2021 - Increased visceral fat and sarcopenia are cardiovascular risk factors that may explain increased cardiovascular morbidity and frailty in patients with adrenal adenomas. Our objective was to compare body composition measurement of patients with adr...

Osilodrostat: A Review of Recent Clinical Studies and Practical Recommendations for its...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eprac.2021.06.012
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American Col... Yuen KCJ

Aug 15th, 2021 - Cushing disease (CD) is characterized by chronic hypercortisolism caused by an adrenocorticotropic hormone-secreting pituitary adenoma. Surgery remains the first-line treatment option; however, medical therapy is essential if surgery is contraindi...

Medullary thyroid carcinoma with diabetic ketoacidosis: an autopsy case report and lite...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12024-021-00407-8 10.1089/thy.2014.0335 10.1016/j.hoc.2007.04.002 10.1089/thy.2005.15.618 10.1210/jc.2010-0959 10.1111/j.1556-4029.2012.02274.x 10.1016/j.jflm.2013.03.020 10.1016/S0046-8177(88)80175-8 10.1016/S0344-0338(11)80172-X 10.1111/j.1365-2559.1979.tb03031.x 10.1097/00000478-198607000-00009 10.1210/jcem-58-5-889
Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology; Cheong H, Koo HL

Aug 13th, 2021 - Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is a rare neuroendocrine tumor of parafollicular C cells. The majority of MTCs occur sporadically, but about 30% of the cases are associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 (MEN2) syndrome or familial MTC...

Adrenal Cushing syndrome in a patient with corticosteroid-treated asthma and worsening ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8340277
BMJ Case Reports; Fukuda M, Hamada K et. al.

Aug 6th, 2021 - A 55-year-old woman with poor diabetic control and a long history of corticosteroid-treated asthma was admitted. Hypertension and dyslipidaemia developed 9 and 6 years ago, respectively, and both were poorly controlled. Three years ago, her asthma...

Cushing syndrome and glucocorticoids: T-cell lymphopenia, apoptosis, and rescue by IL-21.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaci.2021.05.031
The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology; Hwang S, Tatsi C et. al.

Jun 6th, 2021 - Pediatric endogenous Cushing syndrome (eCs) is mainly caused by pituitary corticotropin-producing adenomas, and most glucocorticoid-dependent effects progressively regress upon tumor removal. eCs reproduces long-term, high-dose glucocorticoid ther...

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News  44 results

Cushing Death Rate 'Unacceptable,' Triple That of General Population
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949257

Apr 14th, 2021 - Excess mortality among people with endogenous Cushing syndrome (CS) has declined in the past 20 years yet remains three times higher than in the general population, new research finds. Among more than 90,000 individuals with endogenous CS, the ove...

The Man Behind the Brain: Harvey Cushing's Legacy
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/936873

Sep 9th, 2020 - A physician is obligated to consider more than a diseased organ, more than even the whole man — he must view the man in his world. –Harvey Williams Cushing A well-known photo of Harvey Cushing, taken by a friend in Switzerland. Source: Wikimedia C...

Fast Five Quiz: Adrenal Gland Disorders
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/922391

Dec 11th, 2019 - The adrenal glands are a pair of triangular glands, each about 2 inches long and 1 inch wide, that sit on top of the kidneys. They are responsible for the release of hormones that regulate metabolism, immune system function, and the salt-water bal...

Fast Five Quiz: Adrenal Gland Disorders
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/922391_2

Dec 11th, 2019 - Patients with Cushing syndrome may have weight gain. They also frequently notice changes in their skin, including purple stretch marks, easy bruising, and other signs of skin thinning. They may have difficulty climbing stairs, getting out of a low...

Fast Five Quiz: Adrenal Gland Disorders
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/922391

Dec 11th, 2019 - The adrenal glands are a pair of triangular glands, each about 2 inches long and 1 inch wide, that sit on top of the kidneys. They are responsible for the release of hormones that regulate metabolism, immune system function, and the salt-water bal...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →