Endocrinology & Metabolic Syndrome

Endocrinology & Metabolic Syndrome
Open Access

ISSN: 2161-1017

Vidya Tickoo

Department of Endocrinology, Yashoda Hospital, Secunderabad, Telangana, India

  • Case Report   
    Endogenous Cushing Syndrome- A Spectrum of Cases
    Author(s): Santosh B, Raman Boddula*, Ashok Venkatanarasu, Aditya Hegde, Chimutai Chinte and Vidya Tickoo

    Introduction Cushing’s syndrome (CS) is a rare disorder characterised by symptoms and signs of chronic excessive tissue exposure to glucocorticoids, and is associated with high morbidity and mortality if untreated. The excess cortisol state can result from a number of etiologies- both exogenous and endogenous. It can present with varied and non-specific clinical features. Hence having a high clinical suspicion is important and it can be challenging to arrive at an exact diagnosis, which is very important to initiate appropriate treatment. Here, we present a spectrum of endogenous Cushing’s syndrome of different etiologies, who presented to us at different age groups and different clinical features. Description of Cases The main aim of this article is to understand the different symptoms and signs with.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2161-1017.20.9.321

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