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ea0022p10 | Adrenal | ECE2010

Cushing's syndrome: screening and diagnosis aspects

Crista Corina , Cismas Anda , Voicu Roxana , Manjunath Nagaraj , Bobu Maria Dana , Nes Bogdan Alin

The diagnosis of Cushing’s syndrome, in the clinical practice, requires investigations necessary for distinguishing it from obesity with reactive hypercorticism and for differentiating its forms.The study group was represented by 85 cases of hypercorticism (hospitalized in the Clinic of Endocrinology Timisoara during the period 2000–2009) divided in two groups: obesity with reactive hypercorticism (81.18%) respectively, Cushing’s syndrome ...