ea0070aep589 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2020
, Tabarin Antoine
, Chiodini Iacopo
, Feelders Richard
, Andela Cornelie
Background: Early diagnosis of Cushing’s syndrome and initiation of effective treatment are essential to limit long-term morbidity and early mortality. However, diagnosis is often delayed due to the non-specificity of symptoms, or because symptoms are not recognised by physicians, leading to more complex treatment needs and a worsening of patient quality of life. A survey was conducted to better understand the patient experience of Cushing’s syndrome and the true b...