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*  Carney complex
Endocrine tumors may manifest as disorders such as Cushing syndrome. The most common endocrine gland manifestation is an ACTH- ... Carney complex and its subsets LAMB syndrome and NAME syndrome are autosomal dominant conditions comprising myxomas of the ... Epithelioid blue nevus List of cutaneous neoplasms associated with systemic syndromes Carney Syndrome at eMedicine Carney, J.; ... independent Cushing's syndrome due to primary pigmented nodular adrenocortical disease (PPNAD). The LAMB acronym refers to ...
*  Pituitary adenoma
Cushing's disease (CD) is the most frequent cause of Cushing's syndrome, responsible for approximately 70% of cases. CD results ... Cushing's syndrome is a hormonal disorder that causes hypercortisolism, which is elevated levels of cortisol in the blood. ... Carney complex (CNC), also known as LAMB syndrome and NAME syndrome is an autosomal dominant condition comprising myxomas of ... Cushing's disease may cause fatigue, weight gain, fatty deposits around the abdomen and lower back (truncal obesity) and face ...
*  Cushing's syndrome
While all Cushing's disease gives Cushing's syndrome, not all Cushing's syndrome is due to Cushing's disease. Brain changes ... Cushing's syndrome was first described by Harvey Cushing in 1932. Cushing's syndrome may also occur in other animals including ... to increase awareness of Cushing's syndrome The difference between Cushing's disease and other forms of Cushing's syndrome. ... When Cushing's syndrome is due to extra ACTH it is known as ectopic Cushing syndrome. This may be seen in a paraneoplastic ...
*  Pseudo-Cushing's syndrome
... and abnormal hormone levels seen in Cushing's syndrome. However, pseudo-Cushing's syndrome is not caused by a problem with the ... excluding Cushing's Another cause for Cushing's syndrome is adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC). This is a rare form of cancer with ... "The diagnosis and differential diagnosis of Cushing's syndrome and pseudo-Cushing's states". Endocr Rev. 19 (5): 647-72. doi: ... Pseudo-Cushing's syndrome is a medical condition in which patients display the signs, symptoms, ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Animal: Mammals: Dogs: Conditions and Diseases: Cushing's Syndrome
Cushing's syndrome (hyperadrenocorticism) is a condition in which there is an excess of cortisol. It may be caused by drugs, ... "Health ... Cushing's Syndrome" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex - Yippy ... Symptoms of Cushing's Syndrome Dr Wendy C. Brooks DVM, DABVP provides the signs and symptoms owners may notice when their pet ... Cushing's syndrome (hyperadrenocorticism) is a condition in which there is an excess of cortisol. It may be caused by drugs, ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Endocrine Disorders: Pituitary: Cushing's Syndrome
Cushing's syndrome or hypercortisolism is an endocrine disorder caused by excessive levels of the endogenous corticosteroid ... "Health ... Cushing's Syndrome" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex - Yippy ... Cushing's Syndrome Describes this hormonal disorder in relation to cortisol. Provides causes, tests, how it's diagnosed, and ... Cushing's syndrome or hypercortisolism is an endocrine disorder caused by excessive levels of the endogenous corticosteroid ...
*  Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
... first described Crigler-Najjar syndrome Harvey Cushing - Father of modern neurosurgery; Cushing's syndrome; Cushing ulcer ... described Lesch-Nyhan syndrome William Osler - Father of modern medicine; Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome Wilder Penfield - Pioneer ... described Lesch-Nyhan syndrome Bart Loeys - pediatric geneticist; described Loeys-Dietz syndrome Howard Markel - pediatrician, ... described Li-Fraumeni syndrome; trained at Johns Hopkins Irwin Freedberg - former Director of Dermatology Ernest William ...
*  Hyperpituitarism
"Cushing's Syndrome". www.niddk.nih.gov. Retrieved 2015-08-25. Laws, Edward; Ezzat, Shereen; Asa, Sylvia; Rio, Linda (2013-02-21 ... For Cushing's disease there is surgery to extract the tumor; after surgery, the gland may slowly start to work again, though ... Cushing's disease diagnosis is done with a physical examination, laboratory tests and X rays of the pituitary glands (to locate ... MedlinePlus Encyclopedia Cushing disease Handbook of Medical-surgical Nursing. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2006-01-01. ISBN ...
*  Trichophyton rubrum
Extensive granuloma formations may occur in patients with immune deficiencies (e.g. Cushing syndrome). Immunodeficient neonates ...
*  PRKACA
Several mutations in PRKACA have been found in patients with Cushing's syndrome that result in an increase in the ability of ... Lacroix A, Feelders RA, Stratakis CA, Nieman LK (Aug 2015). "Cushing's syndrome". Lancet. 386 (9996): 913-27. doi:10.1016/S0140 ... specifically Long QT syndrome. This results in irregular heartbeats that can cause sudden death. Mutations in the PRKACA gene ...
*  Selective progesterone receptor modulator
Eckstein N, Haas B, Hass MD, Pfeifer V (Aug 2014). "Systemic therapy of Cushing's syndrome". Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases ... mifepristone is investigated for its therapeutical potential in indications like Cushing's syndrome, Alzheimer's disease or ...
*  Medroxyprogesterone acetate
As an agonist of the GR, MPA has glucocorticoid activity, and as a result can cause symptoms of Cushing's syndrome, steroid ... Merrin PK, Alexander WD (August 1990). "Cushing's syndrome induced by medroxyprogesterone". BMJ. 301 (6747): 345. doi:10.1136/ ...
*  Mitotane
... is also used to treat Cushing's disease (pituitary-dependent Cushing's syndrome) in dogs. The medication is used in ... The drug is also sometimes used in the treatment of Cushing's syndrome. The use of mitotane is unfortunately limited by side ... 697-. ISBN 978-3-88763-075-1. Canine Cushing's Syndrome: Diagnosis and Treatment V. P. Komissarenko; I. S. Chelnakova; A. S. ... Marcello D. Bronstein (1 October 2010). Cushing's Syndrome: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment. Springer Science & ...
*  Primary pigmented nodular adrenocortical disease
Measuring ACTH will confirm that the cause of the patients Cushing's syndrome is ACTH independent. The nature of Cushing's ... leading to an increased fracture risk in people with Cushing's syndrome. PPNAD is unique as it often causes Cushing's at a ... The effects of PPNAD can often be cyclical so the symptoms of Cushing's syndrome will not always be as severe, which may ... The classic symptoms of Cushing's syndrome include rapid central weight gain, a puffy red face and a buffalo hump at the back ...
*  Steroidogenesis inhibitor
They have been used to inhibit corticosteroid synthesis in the treatment of Cushing's syndrome and adrenocortical carcinoma, ... Marcello D. Bronstein (1 October 2010). Cushing's Syndrome: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment. Springer Science & ... "Updates on the role of adrenal steroidogenesis inhibitors in Cushing's syndrome: a focus on novel therapies". Pituitary. 19 (6 ... and trilostane was formerly used to inhibit corticosteroid synthesis in the treatment of Cushing's syndrome. 17α-Hydroxylase/17 ...
*  Randy Carr
In late 2001 Carr began suffering from Cushing's syndrome. He died from the disease on March 27, 2002 at the University of ...
*  Addison's disease
Cushing Syndrome and Primary Adrenal Disorders. Meeting Abstracts. Endocrine Society. pp. OR25-4-OR25-4. doi:10.1210/endo- ... such as in the Triple A or Allgrove syndrome). DAX-1 mutations may cluster in a syndrome with glycerol kinase deficiency with a ... in Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome or antiphospholipid syndrome), particular infections (tuberculosis, histoplasmosis, ... "Autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1 , Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD) - an NCATS Program". ...
*  Differential diagnoses of depression
Sonino, N (2001). "Psychiatric disorders associated with Cushing's syndrome. Epidemiology, pathophysiology and treatment". ... Restless legs syndrome (RLS), also known as Wittmaack-Ekbom's syndrome, is characterized by an irresistible urge to move one's ... CDC - Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Jul 1, 2010 ... CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.[7] ... Cushing's Syndrome, also known as hypercortisolism, is an endocrine disorder characterized by an excess of cortisol. In the ...
*  Eduardo Arzt
Páez-Pereda, Marcelo; Arzt, Eduardo; Stalla, Günter K (2002). "Cushing's syndrome: Drug targets and therapeutic options". ... spanish) Prueban con éxito una terapia para la enfermedad de Cushing, Diario La Nación (Argentina), 10/13/2006. Arzt E ( ... September 2006). "Retinoic acid as a novel medical therapy for Cushing's disease in dogs". Endocrinology. 147 (9): 4438-44. doi ...
*  Wolfgang Klietmann
Burmeister, P; Bianchi, L; Klietmann, W; Torhorst, J (1968). "Paraneoplastic Cushing's syndrome in primary liver carcinoma". ...
*  Antiglucocorticoid
They are used to treat Cushing's syndrome. Antiglucocorticoids could be effective antidepressants for a subset of specific mood ...
*  Dexamethasone suppression test
If the cortisol levels are unchanged by low- and high-dose dexamethasone, then other causes of Cushing's syndrome must be ... It is typically used to diagnose Cushing's syndrome. The DST was historically used for diagnosing depression, but by 1988 it ... Results indicative of Cushing's disease involve no change in cortisol on low-dose dexamethasone, but inhibition of cortisol on ... of the low-dose dexamethasone suppression test in establishing the diagnosis and differential diagnosis of Cushing's syndrome ...
*  Adrenal gland
Cushing's syndrome is the manifestation of glucocorticoid excess. It can be the result of a prolonged treatment with ... The most common cause of endogenous Cushing's syndrome is a pituitary adenoma which causes an excessive production of ACTH. The ... Overproduction of cortisol leads to Cushing's syndrome, whereas insufficient production is associated with Addison's disease. ... as in some types of Cushing's syndrome) leading to an excess or insufficiency of adrenal hormones and the related symptoms. ...
*  Cushing ulcer
It is also called von Rokitansky-Cushing syndrome. Apart from in the stomach, ulcers may also develop in the proximal duodenum ... A Cushing ulcer, named after Harvey Cushing, is a gastric ulcer associated with elevated intracranial pressure. ... The mechanism of development of Cushing ulcers is thought to be due to direct stimulation of vagal nuclei as a result of ... Curling ulcer synd/982 at Who Named It? H. Cushing. Peptic ulcer and the interbrain. Surg Obst, 1932, 55: 1-34.. ...
*  Adrenocortical hormone
In Cushing's syndrome, this process occurs in excess. Some symptoms of an individual with Cushing's syndrome include low tissue ... Treatment for Cushing's syndrome aims to reduce the high levels of cortisol circulating through the human body. The course of ... Cushing's syndrome arises from the repeated hypersecretion of glucocorticoids. It can be caused by either an adrenal tumor or ... 2008). Surgery for cushing's syndrome: An historical review and recent ten-year experience. World J. Surg., 32, 659-677. Low, G ...
*  List of diseases (C)
... syndrome Currarino triad Curry-Hall syndrome Curth-Macklin type ichthyosis hystrix Curtis-Rogers-Stevenson syndrome Cushing ... CCA syndrome Ccge syndrome CCHS CDG syndrome type 1A CDG syndrome type 1B CDG syndrome type 1C CDG syndrome type 2 CDG syndrome ... syndrome COFS syndrome Cogan-Reese syndrome Cogan syndrome Cohen-Hayden syndrome Cohen-Lockood-Wyborney syndrome Cohen syndrome ... syndrome type 1 Cockayne syndrome type 2 Cockayne syndrome type 3 Cockayne's syndrome Codas syndrome Codesette syndrome Coeliac ...
*  Adrenocortical hyperfunction
When cortisol is overproduced, it is called Cushing's syndrome. When aldosterone is overproduced, it is called ...